Rosières-en-Santerre

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Rosières-en-Santerre
Eglise Rosieres en Santerre 200512.jpg
Coat of arms of Rosières-en-Santerre
Coat of arms
Rosières-en-Santerre is located in France
Rosières-en-Santerre
Rosières-en-Santerre
Coordinates: 49°48′54″N 2°42′11″E / 49.815°N 2.7031°E / 49.815; 2.7031Coordinates: 49°48′54″N 2°42′11″E / 49.815°N 2.7031°E / 49.815; 2.7031
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Montdidier
Canton Rosières-en-Santerre
Intercommunality Santerre
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) José Sueur
Area
 • Land1 12.98 km2 (5.01 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,928
 • Population2 density 230/km2 (580/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80680 / 80170
Elevation 70–106 m (230–348 ft)
(avg. 91 m or 299 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.

Rosières-en-Santerre is a commune in the Somme department in Picardy in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated some 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Amiens, at the junction of the D28 and D329 roads next to the Mcdonalds

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
2381 2605 2815 2985 3107 2956 2928
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

Mairie Rosieres en Santerre 200512.jpg
  • The mairie
  • The church

Twin towns[edit]

Germany Drochtersen, Germany since 1972

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