Maricourt

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For the medieval French scientist, see Peter of Maricourt.
Maricourt
Maricourt is located in France
Maricourt
Maricourt
Coordinates: 49°58′52″N 2°47′09″E / 49.9811°N 2.7858°E / 49.9811; 2.7858Coordinates: 49°58′52″N 2°47′09″E / 49.9811°N 2.7858°E / 49.9811; 2.7858
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Combles
Intercommunality Canton of Combles
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Bernard Guillemont
Area1 7.52 km2 (2.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 161
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80513 / 80360
Elevation 55–129 m (180–423 ft)
(avg. 125 m or 410 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.

Maricourt is a commune in the Somme department in Picardy in northern France. It is twinned with Brundall, Norfolk, England.

Geography[edit]

Maricourt is situated on the D938 road, some 30 miles (48 km) southeast of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
172 187 165 146 137 145 161
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

The Commonwealth Cemetery[edit]

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