Épouville

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Épouville
Coat of arms of Épouville
Coat of arms
Épouville is located in France
Épouville
Épouville
Coordinates: 49°33′47″N 0°13′25″E / 49.5631°N 0.2236°E / 49.5631; 0.2236Coordinates: 49°33′47″N 0°13′25″E / 49.5631°N 0.2236°E / 49.5631; 0.2236
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Montivilliers
Intercommunality Le Havre
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gilbert Conan
Area
 • Land1 5.59 km2 (2.16 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,894
 • Population2 density 520/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76238 / 76133
Elevation 17–98 m (56–322 ft)
(avg. 27 m or 89 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.

Épouville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A light industrial and farming village in the Pays de Caux, situated some 32 miles (51 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D925, D52 and D32 roads and by the banks of the river Lézarde.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Épouville
The arms of Épouville are blazoned :
Or, on a chevron gules between 2 mullets of 6 pierced azure and a millwheel argent, a fleur de lys Or, and on a chief azure a lizard argent.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Épouville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1031 1112 1092 2644 2921 2960 2894
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Denis,dating from the twelfth century.
  • The sixteenth-century chateau Gray.
  • The Coupeauville manorhouse.
  • The watermills.
  • The town hall.

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