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Subject: Communes of the Oise department, List of twin towns and sister cities in France, Einhausen, Arrondissement of Compiègne
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Coordinates: 49°24′40″N 3°02′53″E / 49.411°N 3.048°E / 49.411; 3.048Coordinates: 49°24′40″N 3°02′53″E / 49.411°N 3.048°E / 49.411; 3.048

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Oise
Arrondissement Compiègne
Canton Attichy
Intercommunality Canton d'Attichy
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Favrolle
 • Land1 14.74 km2 (5.69 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,933
 • Population2 density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 60025 / 60350
Elevation 36–140 m (118–459 ft)
(avg. 47 m or 154 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.

Attichy is a commune in the Oise department in northern France. The current village has a delightful Boulangerie, a lovely library with a detailed history during the first and second world war, an extensive hospital for the elderly, a very economic Pizeria and Le Marie with limited tourist information. During the second world war, the Americans established a Prisoner of War camp at Attichy (Chelles).

Nearby towns: Compiègne, Beauvais, Reims. Closest villages: Couloisy, Jaulzy, Bitry, Berneuil-sur-Aisne, Croutoy, Saint-Pierre-lès-Bitry, Trosly-Breuil.


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