Hescamps

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Hescamps
The town hall in Hescamps
The town hall in Hescamps
Location of Hescamps
Hescamps is located in France
Hescamps
Hescamps
Hescamps is located in Hauts-de-France
Hescamps
Hescamps
Coordinates: 49°43′46″N 1°52′20″E / 49.7294°N 1.8722°E / 49.7294; 1.8722Coordinates: 49°43′46″N 1°52′20″E / 49.7294°N 1.8722°E / 49.7294; 1.8722
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonPoix-de-Picardie
IntercommunalityCC Somme Sud-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Régis Longue-Epee
Area
1
34.56 km2 (13.34 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
526
 • Density15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80436 /80290
Elevation127–211 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 a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Geography[edit]

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.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Hescamps
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population447558517434404434470
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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