Velennes, Somme

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Velennes
Commune
The town hall in Velennes
The town hall in Velennes
Velennes is located in France
Velennes
Velennes
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Velennes is located in Hauts-de-France
Velennes
Velennes
Coordinates: 49°45′50″N 2°05′41″E / 49.7639°N 2.0947°E / 49.7639; 2.0947Coordinates: 49°45′50″N 2°05′41″E / 49.7639°N 2.0947°E / 49.7639; 2.0947
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Ailly-sur-Noye
Intercommunality CC Somme Sud-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Bourgeois
Area1 3.96 km2 (1.53 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 152
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80786 /80160
Elevation 66–164 m (217–538 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Velennes is situated 12 miles (19 km) southwest of Amiens, on the D245 road

Population[edit]

Historical population of Velennes, Somme
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population130131125107116127152
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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