Crouy-Saint-Pierre

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Crouy-Saint-Pierre
Crouy-Saint-Pierre is located in France
Crouy-Saint-Pierre
Crouy-Saint-Pierre
Coordinates: 49°58′12″N 2°05′19″E / 49.97°N 2.0886°E / 49.97; 2.0886Coordinates: 49°58′12″N 2°05′19″E / 49.97°N 2.0886°E / 49.97; 2.0886
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Picquigny
Intercommunality Ouest d'Amiens
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jacques Vast
Area1 10.51 km2 (4.06 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 336
 • Density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80229 / 80310
Elevation 10–96 m (33–315 ft)
(avg. 14 m or 46 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.

Crouy-Saint-Pierre is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the D3 road, on the banks of the river Somme, some 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Amiens.

Places of interest[edit]

A Cistercian abbey, the Abbaye du Gard, founded in 1137 by Gérard de Picquigny, vidame of Amiens, lies within the boundaries of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Crouy-Saint-Pierre
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 197 202 228 229 285 303 336
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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