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Picardie, France

Picardie is one of 22 primary administrative regions in France with a population of approximately 1,900,354 people.

Facts and figures on Picardie at a glance

Region name: Picardie (Picardie)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,900,354 people
Country: France
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Picardie (Picardie) is located in the regional capital Amiens (Amiens) with a population of 143,086 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Picardie's regional capital Amiens to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 117 km (72 mi).

Facts and figures about Picardie
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Picardie Picardie1,900,354 peopleAmiens Amiens143,086 people

Compare with other regions in France.

Map of Picardie

Map of Picardie

Information on Picardie

Information on Picardie
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Picardie PicardieAmiens Amiens3FranceEurope

Time in Picardie

Time in Picardie
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 8:25pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 7:25pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Picardie

Latitude & Longitude of Picardie
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map49°37'60.0"N (49.6333300°)2°47'60.0"E (2.8000000°)

Subregions in Picardie

There are 3 administrative subregions in Picardie.
Subregions in Picardie
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Departement de l'Aisne Département de l'Aisne1.554,521Laon Laon28,688
Departement de l'Oise Département de l'Oise2.821,568Beauvais Beauvais53,393
Departement de la Somme Département de la Somme3.582,469Amiens Amiens143,086

External sources of information on Picardie

Picardie on Wikipedia