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Amiens

Amiens
Amiens
Administration
Full nameAmiens
CountryFrance
RegionPicardy
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération Amiens Métropole
MayorGilles Demailly (2008 2014)
Statistics
Elevation108.3 ft (33 m)
Highest Elevation347.8 ft (106 m)
Lowest Elevation45.9 ft (14 m)
Land Area19.1 sq mi (49.46 km2)
Total Population139271 (2006)
- Density7292.9/sq mi (2815.8/km2)
Postal code80000
INSEE80021

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Amiens (-framjɛ̃) is a city and commune in northern France, 120 km (74.6 mi) north of Paris and 100 km (62.1 mi) south-west of Lille. It is the capital of the Somme department in Picardy. The city had a population of 136,105 according to the 2006 census.


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