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Vitz-sur-Authie is located in France
Coordinates: 50°15′13″N 2°03′59″E / 50.2536°N 2.0664°E / 50.2536; 2.0664Coordinates: 50°15′13″N 2°03′59″E / 50.2536°N 2.0664°E / 50.2536; 2.0664
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Crécy-en-Ponthieu
Intercommunality Auxillois
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christine Van Elslander
Area1 4.66 km2 (1.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 112
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80810 / 80150
Elevation 22–94 m (72–308 ft)
(avg. 28 m or 92 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.

Vitz-sur-Authie is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


The commune is situated 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Abbeville, on the D121 road and on the border with the Pas-de-Calais department.


Also known as Vitz-lès-Willancourt, the commune was once the seigneurie of the d'Abbeville family.


Historical population of Vitz-sur-Authie
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 175 175 158 137 122 127 112
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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