Fourcigny

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Fourcigny
Commune
The town hall and school in Fourcigny
The town hall and school in Fourcigny
Coat of arms of Fourcigny
Coat of arms
Fourcigny is located in France
Fourcigny
Fourcigny
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Fourcigny is located in Hauts-de-France
Fourcigny
Fourcigny
Coordinates: 49°45′37″N 1°49′36″E / 49.7603°N 1.8267°E / 49.7603; 1.8267Coordinates: 49°45′37″N 1°49′36″E / 49.7603°N 1.8267°E / 49.7603; 1.8267
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonPoix-de-Picardie
IntercommunalityCC Somme Sud-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Marie Devos
Area14.55 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
Population (2006)2172
 • Density38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code80340 /80290
Elevation193–214 m (633–702 ft)
(avg. 142 m or 466 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Fourcigny is situated in the southeastern corner of the département, 26 miles (42 km) southwest of Amiens on the D98, a few hundred yards from the Oise department and a few miles from the border with the Seine-Maritime. The hamlet of Beaurepaire adjoins.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Fourcigny
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population163164130131123131172
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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