Estrées-lès-Crécy

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Estrées-lès-Crécy
Estrées-lès-Crécy is located in France
Estrées-lès-Crécy
Estrées-lès-Crécy
Coordinates: 50°15′14″N 1°55′45″E / 50.2539°N 1.9292°E / 50.2539; 1.9292Coordinates: 50°15′14″N 1°55′45″E / 50.2539°N 1.9292°E / 50.2539; 1.9292
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Crécy-en-Ponthieu
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christiane Delannoy
Area1 11.19 km2 (4.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 380
 • Density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80290 / 80150
Elevation 33–84 m (108–276 ft)
(avg. 75 m or 246 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.

Estrées-lès-Crécy is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the D938 road, near the site of the Battle of Crecy, some 10 miles (16 km) north of Abbeville.

Railway[edit]

There was a railway station (Crécy-Estrées) on the branch of the Réseau des Bains de Mer which ran between Abbeville and Dompierre-sur-Authie. It opened on 19 June 1892 and closed to passengers on 10 March 1947. It closed to freight on 1 February 1951.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Estrées-lès-Crécy
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 368 406 380 358 353 362 380
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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