Assigny, Seine-Maritime

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Assigny
Assigny is located in France
Assigny
Assigny
Coordinates: 49°59′11″N 1°17′36″E / 49.9864°N 1.2933°E / 49.9864; 1.2933Coordinates: 49°59′11″N 1°17′36″E / 49.9864°N 1.2933°E / 49.9864; 1.2933
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Envermeu
Intercommunality Petit Caux
Government
 • Mayor Michel Lannel
Area1 6.05 km2 (2.34 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 331
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76027 / 76630
Elevation 55–108 m (180–354 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Assigny is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village in the Petit Caux district, situated some 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Dieppe, at the junction of the D222 and D113 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Assigny
The arms of Assigny are blazoned :
Azure, on a fess Or between 2 eagles and a crowned lion argent, a pinecone reversed between 2 mallets gules.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Assigny, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 237 248 237 238 287 306 331
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. Médard, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The château dating from the sixteenth century
  • A wind farm, on the outskirts of the commune.

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