Cramont

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Cramont
The town hall and school in Cramont
The town hall and school in Cramont
Location of Cramont
Cramont is located in France
Cramont
Cramont
Cramont is located in Hauts-de-France
Cramont
Cramont
Coordinates: 50°08′55″N 2°03′22″E / 50.1486°N 2.056°E / 50.1486; 2.056Coordinates: 50°08′55″N 2°03′22″E / 50.1486°N 2.056°E / 50.1486; 2.056
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAbbeville
CantonRue
IntercommunalityCC Ponthieu-Marquenterre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hervé Level
Area
1
9.56 km2 (3.69 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
309
 • Density32/km2 (84/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80221 /80370
Elevation70–136 m (230–446 ft)
(avg. 88 m or 289 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

The inhabitants of the town of Cramont are "Cramontois, Cramontoises."[2]

Geography[edit]

Cramont is situated on the D166 road, some 12 miles (19 km) northeast of Abbeville.

History[edit]

In 1524, the troops of Charles Quint, Holy Roman Emperor and king of Spain reduced the town and much of the surrounding area to ashes.

In 1867, the population stood at 615, in 162 houses. The chief occupations were centred on the linen industry.

Places of interest[edit]

  • St. Martin’s church built in 1857 by Oswald Macqueron, is built of stone and covered in slates.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Cramont
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population327337297269262262289
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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ [ww.communes.com/picardie/somme/cramont_80370/"Commune"]

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