Grouches-Luchuel

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Grouches-Luchuel
Grouches-Luchuel clocher 1.jpg
Grouches-Luchuel is located in France
Grouches-Luchuel
Grouches-Luchuel
Coordinates: 50°10′56″N 2°22′59″E / 50.1822°N 2.3831°E / 50.1822; 2.3831Coordinates: 50°10′56″N 2°22′59″E / 50.1822°N 2.3831°E / 50.1822; 2.3831
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Doullens
Intercommunality Doullennais
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Francis Petit
Area1 9.02 km2 (3.48 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 564
 • Density 63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80392 / 80600
Elevation 63–159 m (207–522 ft)
(avg. 84 m or 276 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Situated on the D5 road, some 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Arras. A small stream, a tributary of the Authie, separates the two parts of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Grouches-Luchuel
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 320 345 381 395 521 472 564
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • Saint-Brice’s chapel at Luchuel
  • The church at Grouches

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