Biaches

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Biaches
Commune
The town hall in Biaches
The town hall in Biaches
Coat of arms of Biaches
Coat of arms
Biaches is located in France
Biaches
Biaches
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Biaches is located in Hauts-de-France
Biaches
Biaches
Coordinates: 49°55′32″N 2°54′34″E / 49.9255°N 2.9094°E / 49.9255; 2.9094Coordinates: 49°55′32″N 2°54′34″E / 49.9255°N 2.9094°E / 49.9255; 2.9094
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementPéronne
CantonPéronne
IntercommunalityHaute Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Daniel Legrand
Area16.52 km2 (2.52 sq mi)
Population (2010)2380
 • Density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code80102 /80200
Elevation47–91 m (154–299 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Biaches is situated by the banks of the Somme, 30 miles (48 km) east of Amiens on the D1 and 2 miles (3 km) from the A29 autoroute.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Biaches
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population328341377410427416423
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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