Moislains

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Moislains
Moislains is located in France
Moislains
Moislains
Coordinates: 49°59′26″N 2°57′53″E / 49.9906°N 2.9647°E / 49.9906; 2.9647Coordinates: 49°59′26″N 2°57′53″E / 49.9906°N 2.9647°E / 49.9906; 2.9647
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Péronne
Intercommunality Haute Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Hugues MENTION
Area
 • Land1 20.62 km2 (7.96 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,394
 • Population2 density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80552 / 80200
Elevation 62–152 m (203–499 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Moislains is situated on the D184 and D43 crossroads, some 20 miles (32 km) northwest of Saint Quentin.

Population[edit]

Population history
1851 1954 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1764 1398 1463 1579 1464 1434 1376 1366 1394
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Personalities[edit]

Ferdinand Carré, engineer, was born at Moislains in 1824.

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