Bécordel-Bécourt

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Bécordel-Bécourt
The town hall and school of Bécordel-Bécourt
The town hall and school of Bécordel-Bécourt
Location of Bécordel-Bécourt
Bécordel-Bécourt is located in France
Bécordel-Bécourt
Bécordel-Bécourt
Bécordel-Bécourt is located in Hauts-de-France
Bécordel-Bécourt
Bécordel-Bécourt
Coordinates: 49°59′25″N 2°41′10″E / 49.9903°N 2.6861°E / 49.9903; 2.6861Coordinates: 49°59′25″N 2°41′10″E / 49.9903°N 2.6861°E / 49.9903; 2.6861
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementPéronne
CantonAlbert
IntercommunalityPays du Coquelicot
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Léon Villain
Area
1
3.57 km2 (1.38 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
164
 • Density46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80073 /80300
Elevation50–110 m (160–360 ft)
(avg. 56 m or 184 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Bécordel-Bécourt (formerly known as Bécourt-Bécordel[2]) is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Situated on the D938 road, about 2 miles (3 km) southeast of Albert.

History[edit]

The village of Bécourt was destroyed in the First World War, see Battle of Albert (1914).

Population[edit]

Historical population of Bécordel-Bécourt
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population147146144142139122171
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Paul Decagny, L'arrondissement de Péronne, ou recherches sur les villes, bourgs, villages et hameaux qui le composent (J. Quentin, 1844), p. 182.

External links[edit]

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