L'Étoile, Somme

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L'Étoile
Coat of arms of L'Étoile
Coat of arms
Location of L'Étoile
L'Étoile is located in France
L'Étoile
L'Étoile
L'Étoile is located in Hauts-de-France
L'Étoile
L'Étoile
Coordinates: 50°01′28″N 2°01′58″E / 50.0244°N 2.0328°E / 50.0244; 2.0328Coordinates: 50°01′28″N 2°01′58″E / 50.0244°N 2.0328°E / 50.0244; 2.0328
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonFlixecourt
IntercommunalityCC Nièvre et Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Castello
Area
1
7.9 km2 (3.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)2
1,261
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80296 /80830
Elevation7–113 m (23–371 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.

L'Étoile is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the D216 road, on the banks of the river Somme, some 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Historical population of L'Étoile, Somme
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population1638165015541446133413051261
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]

The Benedictine abbey : Abbaye de Moreaucourt

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