Offignies

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Offignies
The church in Offignies
The church in Offignies
Location of Offignies
Offignies is located in France
Offignies
Offignies
Offignies is located in Hauts-de-France
Offignies
Offignies
Coordinates: 49°47′58″N 1°51′09″E / 49.7994°N 1.8525°E / 49.7994; 1.8525Coordinates: 49°47′58″N 1°51′09″E / 49.7994°N 1.8525°E / 49.7994; 1.8525
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonPoix-de-Picardie
IntercommunalityCC Somme Sud-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Laszlo Muzsnay
Area
1
4.47 km2 (1.73 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
75
 • Density17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80604 /80290
Elevation177–206 m (581–676 ft)
(avg. 202 m or 663 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Offignies is situated on the D92 road, some 22 miles (35 km) southwest of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
92 97 95 75 81 70 69
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

History[edit]

In 1972. Offignies absorbed the neighbouring commune of Orival. The church at Orival was destroyed during the Second World War, in 1940 and rebuilt in 1954 At Orival, traces of an 18th-century château and outbuildings may be seen. There are also outlines of Gallo-Roman farms and an old windmill.

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References[edit]

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

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