Y, Somme

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Sign marking the end of the commune of Y in the Somme department of Picardy
Sign marking the end of the commune of Y in the Somme department of Picardy
Coat of arms of Y
Coat of arms
Y is located in France
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Location within Hauts-de-France region
Y is located in Hauts-de-France
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Coordinates: 49°48′14″N 2°59′34″E / 49.8039°N 2.9928°E / 49.8039; 2.9928Coordinates: 49°48′14″N 2°59′34″E / 49.8039°N 2.9928°E / 49.8039; 2.9928
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementPéronne
CantonHam
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de l'Est de la Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Vincent Joly
Area
1
2.73 km2 (1.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)2
94
 • Density34/km2 (89/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ypsilonien(ne)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80829 /80190
Elevation56–82 m (184–269 ft)
(avg. 72 m or 236 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.
Y's church.

Y (pronounced [i]) is a commune. It is in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France. This in the north of France. In 2015, 93 people lived there.

Y bears the shortest place name in France, and one of the shortest in the world. The inhabitants call themselves Ypsilonien(ne)s, from the Greek letter Upsilon which looks like the letter Y.