Airaines

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Airaines
A rooftop view of Airaines, with the church of St-Denis
A rooftop view of Airaines, with the church of St-Denis
Coat of arms of Airaines
Coat of arms
Airaines is located in France
Airaines
Airaines
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Airaines is located in Hauts-de-France
Airaines
Airaines
Coordinates: 49°57′57″N 1°56′39″E / 49.9658°N 1.9442°E / 49.9658; 1.9442Coordinates: 49°57′57″N 1°56′39″E / 49.9658°N 1.9442°E / 49.9658; 1.9442
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAmiens
CantonAilly-sur-Somme
IntercommunalityCC Somme Sud-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Albert Noblesse
Area
1
24.88 km2 (9.61 sq mi)
Population
(2014)2
2,368
 • Density95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80013 /80270
Elevation15–116 m (49–381 ft)
(avg. 49 m or 161 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.

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

Geography[change | change source]

The commune is 30 km (19 mi) northwest of Amiens, about 30 km (19 mi) south of Abbeville.