Belbeuf

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Belbeuf
Belbeuf is located in France
Belbeuf
Belbeuf
Coordinates: 49°23′23″N 1°08′37″E / 49.3897°N 1.1436°E / 49.3897; 1.1436Coordinates: 49°23′23″N 1°08′37″E / 49.3897°N 1.1436°E / 49.3897; 1.1436
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Boos
Intercommunality CREA
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Guy Lecouteux
Area
 • Land1 6.56 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,123
 • Population2 density 320/km2 (840/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76069 / 76240
Elevation 2–161 m (6.6–528.2 ft)
(avg. 156 m or 512 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small town of forestry, farming and a little light industry situated by the banks of the Seine, some 6 miles (9.7 km) south of Rouen at the junction of the D6015 and the D7 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Belbeuf
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 901 1240 1409 1681 1696 2032 2123
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 Notre-Dame, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • A menhir.
  • The eighteenth-century château with its dovecote and park.
  • The sixteenth-century chapel of Saint-Bonaventure & Saint-Adrien, built around a cave in the cliffs overlooking the river.

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