Gauchy

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Gauchy
Gauchy église 1.jpg
Gauchy is located in France
Gauchy
Gauchy
Coordinates: 49°49′30″N 3°16′14″E / 49.825°N 3.2706°E / 49.825; 3.2706Coordinates: 49°49′30″N 3°16′14″E / 49.825°N 3.2706°E / 49.825; 3.2706
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Saint-Quentin
Canton Saint-Quentin-Sud
Intercommunality Saint-Quentin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Josette Henry
Area1 6.24 km2 (2.41 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,593
 • Density 900/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02340 / 02430
Elevation 68–118 m (223–387 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

Gauchy is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 169 —    
1800 298 +76.3%
1806 266 −10.7%
1821 322 +21.1%
1831 348 +8.1%
1836 340 −2.3%
1841 317 −6.8%
1846 351 +10.7%
1851 366 +4.3%
1856 392 +7.1%
1861 375 −4.3%
1866 413 +10.1%
1872 465 +12.6%
1876 517 +11.2%
1881 584 +13.0%
1886 662 +13.4%
1891 635 −4.1%
1896 617 −2.8%
1901 569 −7.8%
1906 504 −11.4%
1911 507 +0.6%
1921 574 +13.2%
1926 2,529 +340.6%
1931 3,078 +21.7%
1936 2,451 −20.4%
1946 2,672 +9.0%
1954 3,112 +16.5%
1962 3,503 +12.6%
1968 4,218 +20.4%
1975 5,663 +34.3%
1982 5,612 −0.9%
1990 5,736 +2.2%
1999 5,604 −2.3%
2008 5,593 −0.2%

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