Saint-Just-en-Chaussée

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Saint-Just-en-Chaussée
The town hall in Saint-Just-en-Chaussé
The town hall in Saint-Just-en-Chaussé
Coat of arms of Saint-Just-en-Chaussée
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Just-en-Chaussée
Saint-Just-en-Chaussée is located in France
Saint-Just-en-Chaussée
Saint-Just-en-Chaussée
Saint-Just-en-Chaussée is located in Hauts-de-France
Saint-Just-en-Chaussée
Saint-Just-en-Chaussée
Coordinates: 49°30′24″N 2°25′54″E / 49.5067°N 2.4317°E / 49.5067; 2.4317Coordinates: 49°30′24″N 2°25′54″E / 49.5067°N 2.4317°E / 49.5067; 2.4317
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentOise
ArrondissementClermont
CantonSaint-Just-en-Chaussée
IntercommunalityPlateau Picard
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Frans Desmedt
Area
1
14.66 km2 (5.66 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
6,042
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
60581 /60130
Elevation86–172 m (282–564 ft)
(avg. 96 m or 315 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Saint-Just-en-Chaussée is a commune in the Oise department in northern France.

History[edit]

Its name refers to Saint Justus of Beauvais, who is said to have been martyred at this spot.

Personalities[edit]

Valentin Haüy and René Just Haüy (brothers) were born in Saint-Just-en-Chaussée.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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