Fluy

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Fluy
The town hall in Fluy
The town hall in Fluy
Location of Fluy
Fluy is located in France
Fluy
Fluy
Fluy is located in Hauts-de-France
Fluy
Fluy
Coordinates: 49°51′32″N 2°05′53″E / 49.8589°N 2.0981°E / 49.8589; 2.0981Coordinates: 49°51′32″N 2°05′53″E / 49.8589°N 2.0981°E / 49.8589; 2.0981
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonAilly-sur-Somme
IntercommunalityCC Somme Sud-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Catherine Lamory
Area
1
6.38 km2 (2.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
321
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80319 /80540
Elevation68–131 m (223–430 ft)
(avg. 127 m or 417 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Fluy is situated on a plateau, at the junction of the D182 and D95 roads, some 7 miles (11 km) southwest of Amiens.

History[edit]

The name is recorded in 1066 under the name Floy, in 1638 as Flenuy and in 1657 as the variant Fleuny .[2]

Population[edit]

Historical population of Fluy
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population251252256304355332310
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

In 1698, the population was 500 [3]

Places of interest[edit]

The church of Saint Marie-Madeleine

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Abbé Charlier et L. Ledieu - « Dictionnaire historique et archéologique de la Picardie », Tome II, Canton de Molliens-Vidame, page 337 (1912, reprint Editions Culture et Civilisation, Bruxelles, 1979)
  3. ^ Abbé Charlier et L. Ledieu - « Dictionnaire historique et archéologique de la Picardie », Tome II, Canton de Molliens-Vidame, page 339 (1912, reprint Editions Culture et Civilisation, Bruxelles, 1979)

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