Picardy gained its current status as a metropolitan region in the year 1982. The government of Picardy is lead by Claude Gewercand is based in the metropolitan region capital of Amiens (Population: 143,086).
Picardy Metropolitan region - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Metropolitan region|
|Year of Establishment||1982|
|Capital||Amiens (Population: 143,086)|
|Head of Government||Claude Gewerc|
|Total Area||19,399 sq km (7,490 sq miles)|
|Population Density||101.1 sq km (262.0 sq miles)|
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.