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Coordinates: 50°00′07″N 2°15′38″E / 50.001944°N 2.26056°E / 50.001944; 2.26056

Commune of Flesselles

Location
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Map highlighting the commune of
Administration
Country France
Region Picardie
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Villers-Bocage
Intercommunality Le Bocage et l'Hallue
Mayor Bernard Binoist
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation 57–134 m (190–440 ft)
(avg. 135 m/440 ft)
Land area1 20.49 km2 (7.91 sq mi)
Population2 2,042  (2006)
 - Density 100 /km2 (260 /sq mi)
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 80316/ 80260
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.

Flesselles is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

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Geography

Flesselles is situated on the D933 road, some 8 miles (13 km) north of Amiens. Nearby towns include Montonvillers to the east.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
653 730 898 1361 2103 2143 2042
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

The 17th–18th century château, with vestiges of the ancient 14th century fortress at the base of its tower.

Personalities

  • Max Lejeune, French politician was born at Flesselles in 1909.

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