Talmas

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Talmas
Commune
The town hall in Talmas
The town hall in Talmas
Talmas is located in France
Talmas
Talmas
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Talmas is located in Hauts-de-France
Talmas
Talmas
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 Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Corbie
Intercommunality CC Territoire Nord Picardie
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Patrick Blocklet
Area1 19.2 km2 (7.4 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,104
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
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 Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Geography[edit]

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

Population[edit]

Historical population of Talmas
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population448554787102712310531104
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

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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