Lignières-Châtelain

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Lignières-Châtelain
Lignières-Châtelain église 8.jpg
Lignières-Châtelain is located in France
Lignières-Châtelain
Lignières-Châtelain
Coordinates: 49°46′32″N 1°51′49″E / 49.7756°N 1.8636°E / 49.7756; 1.8636Coordinates: 49°46′32″N 1°51′49″E / 49.7756°N 1.8636°E / 49.7756; 1.8636
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Poix-de-Picardie
Intercommunality Sud-Ouest Amiénois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Crété
Area1 6.54 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 355
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80479 / 80290
Elevation 186–209 m (610–686 ft)
(avg. 195 m or 640 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.

Lignières-Châtelain is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the N29 road, some 23 miles (37 km) southwest of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
264 315 295 270 272 284 355
Starting in 1962: Population without dupliates

Places of interest[edit]

  • Church of Saint-Barthélémy
Sundial on the church

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