Proyart

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

Proyart
Commune
The war memorial in Proyart
The war memorial in Proyart
Proyart is located in France
Proyart
Proyart
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Proyart is located in Hauts-de-France
Proyart
Proyart
Coordinates: 49°53′16″N 2°42′29″E / 49.8878°N 2.7081°ECoordinates: 49°53′16″N 2°42′29″E / 49.8878°N 2.7081°E
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Ham
Intercommunality CC Terre de Picardie
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jacques Quillet
Area1 9.86 km2 (3.81 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 601
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 80644 /80340
Elevation 32–93 m (105–305 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

Geography

Proyart is situated on the D329 road, some 20 miles (32 km) east of Amiens.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
501 527 513 509 514 522 601
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • War memorial
  • The château

See also

References

External links

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