Canchy, Somme

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Canchy
Canchy is located in France
Canchy
Canchy
Coordinates: 50°11′14″N 1°52′42″E / 50.1872°N 1.8783°E / 50.1872; 1.8783Coordinates: 50°11′14″N 1°52′42″E / 50.1872°N 1.8783°E / 50.1872; 1.8783
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Nouvion
Intercommunality Nouvion-en-Ponthieu
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2014) Anne-Marie Sagot
Area
 • Land1 6.47 km2 (2.50 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 297
 • Population2 density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80167 / 80150
Elevation 32–79 m (105–259 ft)
(avg. 74 m or 243 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Canchy is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

There was a station on the Réseau des Bains de Mer which opened on 19 June 1892 and closed on 10 March 1947.

Geography[edit]

Canchy is situated just off the D928 road (it now bypasses the town), some 5 miles (8 km) north of Abbeville.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Canchy, Somme
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 376 380 346 327 313 307 297
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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