Beauquesne

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Beauquesne
The church in Beauquesne
The church in Beauquesne
Coat of arms of Beauquesne
Coat of arms
Location of Beauquesne
Beauquesne is located in France
Beauquesne
Beauquesne
Beauquesne is located in Hauts-de-France
Beauquesne
Beauquesne
Coordinates: 50°05′07″N 2°23′33″E / 50.0853°N 2.3925°E / 50.0853; 2.3925Coordinates: 50°05′07″N 2°23′33″E / 50.0853°N 2.3925°E / 50.0853; 2.3925
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonDoullens
IntercommunalityCC Territoire Nord Picardie
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) François Durieux
Area
1
20.04 km2 (7.74 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,416
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80070 /80600
Elevation98–164 m (322–538 ft)
(avg. 144 m or 472 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Beauquesne is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. The name comes from the Picard for the oak tree, ‘quesne’

Geography[edit]

Situated at the junction of the D23 and the D31 roads, 17 miles to the north of Amiens

Population[edit]

Historical population of Beauquesne
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population1242126511941139114711761342
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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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

External links[edit]

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