Méréaucourt

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Méréaucourt
Méréaucourt is located in France
Méréaucourt
Méréaucourt
Coordinates: 49°43′48″N 1°56′06″E / 49.73°N 1.935°E / 49.73; 1.935Coordinates: 49°43′48″N 1°56′06″E / 49.73°N 1.935°E / 49.73; 1.935
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Poix-de-Picardie
Intercommunality Sud-Ouest Amiénois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Marc Blarel
Area1 3.04 km2 (1.17 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 15
 • Density 4.9/km2 (13/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80528 /80290
Elevation 120–187 m (394–614 ft)
(avg. 97 m or 318 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the D264 road, some 23 miles (37 km) southwest of Amiens. This village has the distinction of being the smallest commune in the Hauts-de-France region. (10 people in 1999)

History[edit]

A priory was built here in the 12th century, belonging to the abbey of Saint-Valery-sur-Somme. It comprised a church, cemetery and farm.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
27 27 22 18 9 10 15
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

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