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Bécordel-Bécourt is located in France
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
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Albert
Intercommunality Pays du Coquelicot
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Léon Villain
Area1 3.57 km2 (1.38 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 164
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80073 /80300
Elevation 50–110 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.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Bécordel-Bécourt (formerly known as Bécourt-Bécordel[1]) is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.


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


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


Historical population of Bécordel-Bécourt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 147 146 144 142 139 122 171
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]


  1. ^ Paul Decagny, L'arrondissement de Péronne, ou recherches sur les villes, bourgs, villages et hameaux qui le composent (J. Quentin, 1844), p. 182.

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