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Coordinates: 50°03′58″N 1°40′41″E / 50.0661°N 1.67806°E / 50.0661; 1.67806

Commune of Acheux-en-Vimeu

Location
Acheux-en-Vimeu is located in France
Acheux-en-Vimeu
Administration
Country France
Region Picardie
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Moyenneville
Intercommunality Vimeu Vert
Mayor Déric Hollier
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation 38–111 m (125–364 ft)
(avg. 92 m/302 ft)
Land area1 12.33 km2 (4.76 sq mi)
Population2 501  (2006)
 - Density 41 /km2 (110 /sq mi)
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 80004/ 80210
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population sans doubles comptes: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Acheux-en-Vimeu is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

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Geography

The commune is a farming village 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Abbeville, on the D80 departmental road. The commune comprises several small hamlets, one of which is Frireulle, where the church has a modest wall belltower.

History

The earlier spelling of the name Acheux was either Aceu or Acheu. It comes from the Celtic Achad that meant "cultivated field".

Demography

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
507 543 538 537 527 503 501
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

See also

Communes of the Somme department

References

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