Mesnil-Martinsart

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Mesnil-Martinsart
Mesnil-Martinsart is located in France
Mesnil-Martinsart
Mesnil-Martinsart
Coordinates: 50°03′16″N 2°38′57″E / 50.0544°N 2.6492°E / 50.0544; 2.6492Coordinates: 50°03′16″N 2°38′57″E / 50.0544°N 2.6492°E / 50.0544; 2.6492
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Albert
Intercommunality Pays du Coquelicot
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Decaluwe
Area
 • Land1 8.76 km2 (3.38 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 219
 • Population2 density 25/km2 (65/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80540 / 80300
Elevation 62–144 m (203–472 ft)
(avg. 128 m or 420 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.

Mesnil-Martinsart is a commune in the Somme département in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the D174 road, some 22 miles (35 km) northeast of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
228 231 211 197 240 233 222
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Personalities[edit]

  • Louis-Fernand Flutre (1892-1978), an academic from the area, published two works on the village in 1955: Mesnil-Martinsart (Somme) Essai d'histoire locale and Le Parler picard de Mesnil-Martinsart (Somme) Phonétique, morphologie, syntaxe, vocabulaire.

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