Bouchon, Somme

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Bouchon
Commune
The town hall in Bouchon
The town hall in Bouchon
Coat of arms of Bouchon
Coat of arms
Bouchon is located in France
Bouchon
Bouchon
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Bouchon is located in Hauts-de-France
Bouchon
Bouchon
Coordinates: 50°02′08″N 2°01′51″E / 50.0356°N 2.0308°E / 50.0356; 2.0308Coordinates: 50°02′08″N 2°01′51″E / 50.0356°N 2.0308°E / 50.0356; 2.0308
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Flixecourt
Intercommunality CC Nièvre et Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Michel Wallet
Area1 4.6 km2 (1.8 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 153
 • Density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80117 /80830
Elevation 15–105 m (49–344 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Bouchon is situated on the D216 road, by the banks of the river Somme, about 15 miles (24 km) southeast of Abbeville.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Bouchon, Somme
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population92129145163135140150
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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