Doingt

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Doingt
Doingt is located in France
Doingt
Doingt
Coordinates: 49°55′25″N 2°57′58″E / 49.9236°N 2.9661°E / 49.9236; 2.9661Coordinates: 49°55′25″N 2°57′58″E / 49.9236°N 2.9661°E / 49.9236; 2.9661
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Péronne
Intercommunality Haute Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Michel Lamur
Area1 8.61 km2 (3.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,416
 • Density 160/km2 (430/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80240 / 80200
Elevation 47–113 m (154–371 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Doingt is situated on the D937 and D199 junction, on the banks of the river Somme, some 30 miles (48 km) east of Amiens.

History[edit]

Completely destroyed during World War I. A Commonwealth cemetery is just outside the town.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Doingt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1517 1542 1564 1449 1415 1383 1416
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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