Coordinates: 49°51′09″N 3°02′43″E / 49.8525°N 3.0453°E / 49.8525; 3.0453Coordinates: 49°51′09″N 3°02′43″E / 49.8525°N 3.0453°E / 49.8525; 3.0453

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Ham
Intercommunality Pays Hamois
 • Mayor (2001–2008) André Vallette
 • Land1 15.44 km2 (5.96 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 787
 • Population2 density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80555 / 80200
Elevation 57–95 m (187–312 ft)
(avg. 74 m or 243 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.

Monchy-Lagache is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


The commune is situated on the D15 road, some 10 miles (16 km) west of Saint Quentin, on the northeasterly border of the département.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
635 651 752 810 785 740 787
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

See also



External links

  • Monchy-Lagache on the Insee website (French)
  • Monchy-Lagache on the Quid website (French)
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