Verpillières

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Verpillières
The road into Verpillières
The road into Verpillières
Location of Verpillières
Verpillières is located in France
Verpillières
Verpillières
Verpillières is located in Hauts-de-France
Verpillières
Verpillières
Coordinates: 49°40′05″N 2°49′28″E / 49.6681°N 2.8244°E / 49.6681; 2.8244Coordinates: 49°40′05″N 2°49′28″E / 49.6681°N 2.8244°E / 49.6681; 2.8244
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementMontdidier
CantonRoye
IntercommunalityCC Grand Roye
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Philippe Haguet
Area
1
4.87 km2 (1.88 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
161
 • Density33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80790 /80700
Elevation74–85 m (243–279 ft)
(avg. 83 m or 272 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated 51 kilometres (32 mi) southeast of Amiens, on the D221e road, on the border with the department of Seine-Maritime.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Verpillières
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population158159122142161169179
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]

  • The seventeenth century church of Saint Martin's. Ruined during the First World War, restoration work began in 1926 and a new bell was christened in 1932.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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