Bernes

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Bernes
Commune
The town hall in Bernes
The town hall in Bernes
Coat of arms of Bernes
Coat of arms
Bernes is located in France
Bernes
Bernes
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Bernes is located in Hauts-de-France
Bernes
Bernes
Coordinates: 49°54′35″N 3°05′58″E / 49.9097°N 3.0994°E / 49.9097; 3.0994Coordinates: 49°54′35″N 3°05′58″E / 49.9097°N 3.0994°E / 49.9097; 3.0994
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Péronne
Intercommunality Haute Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Robert Leroy
Area1 7.61 km2 (2.94 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 314
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80088 /80240
Elevation 77–114 m (253–374 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Bernes is situated on the junction of the D15 and D87 roads, some 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Saint-Quentin.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Bernes
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 315 321 277 306 349 331 314
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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