The town hall in Hescamps
|Intercommunality||CC Somme Sud-Ouest|
|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Régis Longue-Epee|
|34.56 km2 (13.34 sq mi)|
|• Density||15/km2 (39/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|Elevation||127–211 m (417–692 ft) |
(avg. 200 m or 660 ft)
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
Hescamps is situated on the D257 road, some 22 miles (35 km) southwest of Amiens.
The Plateau Picard near the border between the departments of the Somme, the Oise and the Seine-Maritime, easily accessible via the old national road 15a (now DR 1015) and 319 (now DR 919), or by Highway A29 .
It is located within walking distance of train stations in St. Segrée and Fouilloy.
The common Hescamps is constituted by the four former municipalities of the Somme in 1972:
The stream of Évoissons rises to Handicourt.
|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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- Hescamps on the Quid website (in French)
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