Bézancourt

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Bézancourt
Bézancourt is located in France
Bézancourt
Bézancourt
Coordinates: 49°26′37″N 1°37′35″E / 49.4436°N 1.6264°E / 49.4436; 1.6264Coordinates: 49°26′37″N 1°37′35″E / 49.4436°N 1.6264°E / 49.4436; 1.6264
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Gournay-en-Bray
Intercommunality Canton of Gournay-en-Bray
Government
 • Mayor Michel Denjean
Area
 • Land1 17.59 km2 (6.79 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 296
 • Population2 density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76093 / 76220
Elevation 118–211 m (387–692 ft)
(avg. 186 m or 610 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A forestry and farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 25 miles (40 km) east of Rouen, at the junction of the D62 and the D401 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Bézancourt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 237 272 255 261 238 248 296
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.Aubin, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • A menhir called the “Pierre-qui-Tourne” (turning stone).
  • A château dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The château du Landel.

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