Louvencourt

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Louvencourt
Commune
The town hall in Louvencourt
The town hall in Louvencourt
Coat of arms of Louvencourt
Coat of arms
Louvencourt is located in France
Louvencourt
Louvencourt
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Louvencourt is located in Hauts-de-France
Louvencourt
Louvencourt
Coordinates: 50°05′40″N 2°30′00″E / 50.0944°N 2.5°E / 50.0944; 2.5Coordinates: 50°05′40″N 2°30′00″E / 50.0944°N 2.5°E / 50.0944; 2.5
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Albert
Intercommunality Pays du Coquelicot
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Pécoul
Area1 7.74 km2 (2.99 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 263
 • Density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80493 /80560
Elevation 95–152 m (312–499 ft)
(avg. 119 m or 390 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.

Louvencourt is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. Vera Brittain's fiancée Roland Leighton is buried in the Louvencourt commonwealth war cemetery

Geography[edit]

Louvencourt is situated 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Amiens, on the D938 road

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
274 304 306 283 259 264 263
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

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