Vitz-sur-Authie

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Vitz-sur-Authie
Vitz-sur-Authie is located in France
Vitz-sur-Authie
Vitz-sur-Authie
Coordinates: 50°15′13″N 2°03′59″E / 50.2536°N 2.0664°E / 50.2536; 2.0664Coordinates: 50°15′13″N 2°03′59″E / 50.2536°N 2.0664°E / 50.2536; 2.0664
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Crécy-en-Ponthieu
Intercommunality Auxillois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christine Van Elslander
Area1 4.66 km2 (1.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 112
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80810 / 80150
Elevation 22–94 m (72–308 ft)
(avg. 28 m or 92 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.

Vitz-sur-Authie is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Abbeville, on the D121 road and on the border with the Pas-de-Calais department.

History[edit]

Also known as Vitz-lès-Willancourt, the commune was once the seigneurie of the d'Abbeville family.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Vitz-sur-Authie
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 175 175 158 137 122 127 112
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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