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Tailly is located in France
Coordinates: 50°01′50″N 2°19′38″E / 50.0306°N 2.3272°E / 50.0306; 2.3272Coordinates: 50°01′50″N 2°19′38″E / 50.0306°N 2.3272°E / 50.0306; 2.3272
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Villers-Bocage
Intercommunality Le Bocage et l'Hallue
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Patrick Blocklet
Area1 19.2 km2 (7.4 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,104
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80746 / 80260
Elevation 87–154 m (285–505 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 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.

Talmas is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


Talmas is situated 11 miles (18 km) north of Amiens, on the N25 and D60 crossroads


Historical population of Talmas
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 448 554 787 1027 123 1053 1104
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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Known for the « muches », a vast network of natural and man-made galleries in the limestone, where the local population hid and lived during the Spanish occupation in the 16th century.

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