Fonsomme

Fonsomme (before 2011: Fonsommes)[2] is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Fonsomme
Source of the Somme
Source of the Somme
Location of Fonsomme
Fonsomme is located in France
Fonsomme
Fonsomme
Fonsomme is located in Hauts-de-France
Fonsomme
Fonsomme
Coordinates: 49°54′11″N 3°24′01″E / 49.9031°N 3.4003°E / 49.9031; 3.4003Coordinates: 49°54′11″N 3°24′01″E / 49.9031°N 3.4003°E / 49.9031; 3.4003
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSaint-Quentin
CantonSaint-Quentin-2
IntercommunalityCA du Saint-Quentinois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Ducornet
Area
1
9.6 km2 (3.7 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
479
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02319 /02110
Elevation82–131 m (269–430 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.

GeographyEdit

The source of the river Somme lies in the commune.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962564—    
1968564+0.0%
1975538−4.6%
1982494−8.2%
1990545+10.3%
1999554+1.7%
2008516−6.9%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  2. ^ Décret n° 2011-311 22 March 2011 (in French)