Quevauvillers

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Quevauvillers
The church in Quevauvillers
The church in Quevauvillers
Location of Quevauvillers
Quevauvillers is located in France
Quevauvillers
Quevauvillers
Quevauvillers is located in Hauts-de-France
Quevauvillers
Quevauvillers
Coordinates: 49°49′27″N 2°05′05″E / 49.8242°N 2.0847°E / 49.8242; 2.0847Coordinates: 49°49′27″N 2°05′05″E / 49.8242°N 2.0847°E / 49.8242; 2.0847
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonAilly-sur-Somme
IntercommunalityCC Somme Sud-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Guy Debureaux
Area
1
8.82 km2 (3.41 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,138
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80656 /80710
Elevation95–157 m (312–515 ft)
(avg. 139 m or 456 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Quevauvillers is situated on the N29 road, some 15 miles (24 km) southwest of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
648 715 783 921 1046 1054 1034
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

History[edit]

The village of Quevauvillers first appears in Roman times as Equitum villa (residence of the riders) and would haver been a staging post on the Roman road from Amiens to Rouen.
During the wars with the Normans near the end of the first millennium, the village was completely destroyed.

Personalities[edit]

Jean-Pierre Pernaut, television reporter, spent his childhood here.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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