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Vieulaines église (tombée de la nuit) 1.jpg
Coat of arms of Fontaine-sur-Somme
Coat of arms
Fontaine-sur-Somme is located in France
Coordinates: 50°01′50″N 1°56′23″E / 50.0306°N 1.9397°E / 50.0306; 1.9397Coordinates: 50°01′50″N 1°56′23″E / 50.0306°N 1.9397°E / 50.0306; 1.9397
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Hallencourt
Intercommunality Région d'Hallencourt
 • Mayor Gérard Leroy
Area1 15.18 km2 (5.86 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 532
 • Density 35/km2 (91/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80328 / 80510
Elevation 7–102 m (23–335 ft)
(avg. 11 m or 36 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.

Fontaine-sur-Somme is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


The commune is situated on the D3 road, some 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Abbeville on the left bank of the river Somme.

Main sights[edit]

  • The church at Vieulaines
  • Stone cross
  • The lakes
  • War memorial

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