Saint-Ouen, Somme

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Saint-Ouen
Route of the old Roman road
Route of the old Roman road
Saint-Ouen is located in France
Saint-Ouen
Saint-Ouen
Coordinates: 50°02′15″N 2°07′22″E / 50.0375°N 2.1228°E / 50.0375; 2.1228Coordinates: 50°02′15″N 2°07′22″E / 50.0375°N 2.1228°E / 50.0375; 2.1228
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Picquigny
Intercommunality Val de Nièvre et environs
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Pierre Saint
Area
 • Land1 4.35 km2 (1.68 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,077
 • Population2 density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80711 / 80610
Elevation 19–110 m (62–361 ft)
(avg. 29 m or 95 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.

Saint-Ouen is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated 14 miles (23 km) northwest of Amiens, at the D159 and D57 junction, in the valley of the Nièvre and about a mile from the A16 autoroute. The old Roman road, the ‘’’Chaussée Brunehaut’’’ passes through the middle of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Saint-Ouen, Somme
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 2095 2106 2047 2011 2186 2196 2077
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Personalities[edit]

Alfred Manessier, (1911–1993). Artist, was born and buried at Saint-Ouen,

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