Hangest-sur-Somme

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Hangest-sur-Somme
Hangest-sur-Somme is located in France
Hangest-sur-Somme
Hangest-sur-Somme
Coordinates: 49°58′54″N 2°03′57″E / 49.9817°N 2.0658°E / 49.9817; 2.0658Coordinates: 49°58′54″N 2°03′57″E / 49.9817°N 2.0658°E / 49.9817; 2.0658
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Picquigny
Intercommunality Ouest d'Amiens
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Bailleul
Area
 • Land1 12.46 km2 (4.81 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 688
 • Population2 density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80416 / 80310
Elevation 6–108 m (20–354 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.

Hangest-sur-Somme is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

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The commune is situated by the banks of the river Somme, on the D3 road, some 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Abbeville.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Hangest-sur-Somme
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 635 661 646 657 648 695 688
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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