Baons-le-Comte

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Baons-le-Comte
Baons-le-Comte is located in France
Baons-le-Comte
Baons-le-Comte
Coordinates: 49°38′33″N 0°46′39″E / 49.6425°N 0.7775°E / 49.6425; 0.7775Coordinates: 49°38′33″N 0°46′39″E / 49.6425°N 0.7775°E / 49.6425; 0.7775
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Yvetot
Government
 • Mayor Marie-Josèphe Carpentier
Area
 • Land1 5.38 km2 (2.08 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 345
 • Population2 density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76055 / 76190
Elevation 131–154 m (430–505 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 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.

Baons-le-Comte is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 22 miles (35 km) northwest of Rouen at the junction of the D240, D37 and the D55 roads. The A29 autoroute joins with the A150 autoroute within the commune’s territory.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Baons-le-Comte
The arms of Baons-le-Comte are blazoned :
Per pale azure and vert, a balance argent and a (weaver's) shuttle bendwise sinister Or, and on a base gules fimbriated Or a jeweled county coronet proper.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Baons-le-Comte
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 225 247 289 303 340 359 345
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 chateau, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The church of St.Romain, dating from the twelfth century.

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