Dernancourt

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Not to be confused with Dernancourt, South Australia.
Dernancourt
Dernancourt is located in France
Dernancourt
Dernancourt
Coordinates: 49°58′29″N 2°37′54″E / 49.9747°N 2.6317°E / 49.9747; 2.6317Coordinates: 49°58′29″N 2°37′54″E / 49.9747°N 2.6317°E / 49.9747; 2.6317
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Albert
Intercommunality Pays du Coquelicot
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Pierre Lequeux
Area1 6.63 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 454
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80238 / 80300
Elevation 39–107 m (128–351 ft)
(avg. 46 m or 151 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.

Dernancourt is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Dernancourt is situated on the D52 road, some 30 km (19 mi) northeast of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Dernancourt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 305 345 401 501 472 437 454
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places and monuments[edit]

The commune was considerably affected by World War I. 2131 Commonwealth soldiers are buried in the military cemetery here

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