Chépy

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Chépy
Chépy is located in France
Chépy
Chépy
Coordinates: 50°03′46″N 1°38′51″E / 50.0628°N 1.6475°E / 50.0628; 1.6475Coordinates: 50°03′46″N 1°38′51″E / 50.0628°N 1.6475°E / 50.0628; 1.6475
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Moyenneville
Intercommunality Vimeu Industriel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marcel Merlen
Area
 • Land1 7.35 km2 (2.84 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,316
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80190 / 80210
Elevation 57–111 m (187–364 ft)
(avg. 96 m or 315 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the D465 and D65 crossroads, some 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Abbeville.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Chépy
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 842 860 1083 1227 1246 1277 1316
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Controversy[edit]

According to most inhabitants in this commune, the spelling "Chépy" is wrong and should be replaced by "Chepy" and pronounced thus.

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