Authie, Somme

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Authie is located in France
Coordinates: 50°07′13″N 2°29′21″E / 50.1203°N 2.4892°E / 50.1203; 2.4892Coordinates: 50°07′13″N 2°29′21″E / 50.1203°N 2.4892°E / 50.1203; 2.4892
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Albert
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays du Coquelicot
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Honoré Froideval
Area1 9.93 km2 (3.83 sq mi)
Population (2016)2 300
 • Density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80043 /80560
Elevation 73–157 m (240–515 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

Authie is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

The commune was led by the elected mayor Henri Macron (the great-grandfather of Emmanuel Macron, current President of France), from 1953 to 1964.[1]

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  1. ^ "Sur les traces de l'arrière-grand-père d'Emmanuel Macron, entre Amiens et Arras" (in French). La Voix du Nord. Retrieved 2017-06-01.