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Eglise Rosieres en Santerre 200512.jpg
Coat of arms of Rosières-en-Santerre
Coat of arms
Rosières-en-Santerre is located in France
Coordinates: 49°48′54″N 2°42′11″E / 49.815°N 2.7031°E / 49.815; 2.7031Coordinates: 49°48′54″N 2°42′11″E / 49.815°N 2.7031°E / 49.815; 2.7031
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Moreuil
Intercommunality CC Terre de Picardie
 • Mayor (2001–2008) José Sueur
Area1 12.98 km2 (5.01 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,928
 • Density 230/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80680 /80170
Elevation 70–106 m (230–348 ft)
(avg. 91 m or 299 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.

Rosières-en-Santerre is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.


The commune is situated some 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Amiens, at the junction of the D28 and D329 roads next to the McDonald's.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
2381 2605 2815 2985 3107 2956 2928
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

Mairie Rosieres en Santerre 200512.jpg
  • The mairie
  • The church

Twin towns[edit]

Germany Drochtersen, Germany since 1972

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