Lachapelle, Somme

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Lachapelle
Lachapelle is located in France
Lachapelle
Lachapelle
Coordinates: 49°45′57″N 1°57′29″E / 49.7658°N 1.9581°E / 49.7658; 1.9581Coordinates: 49°45′57″N 1°57′29″E / 49.7658°N 1.9581°E / 49.7658; 1.9581
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Poix-de-Picardie
Intercommunality Sud-Ouest Amiénois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Marc Dewaele
Area
 • Land1 2.51 km2 (0.97 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 65
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80455 / 80290
Elevation 109–183 m (358–600 ft)
(avg. 1,180 m or 3,870 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Lachapelle lies on the banks of the river Poix, at the junction of the D919 and D266 roads, some 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Lachapelle, Somme
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 42 47 53 48 42 51 65
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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