|Intercommunality||Le Bocage et l'Hallue|
|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Jean-Pierre Valet|
|Area1||7.28 km2 (2.81 sq mi)|
|• Density||46/km2 (120/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||80553 / 80260|
|Elevation||62–129 m (203–423 ft)
(avg. 105 m or 344 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.
The commune is situated on the D30 and D78 road junction, some 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Amiens.
In August 1918, the divisional HQ of the U.S 33rd Infantry Division was set up in the chateau in Molliens-au-Bois. During that period, King George V went to the castle and awarded medals to General Pershing and other troops. General Bell was the C.O of the division.
|Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates|
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