Bosc-Hyons

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Bosc-Hyons
Bosc-Hyons is located in France
Bosc-Hyons
Bosc-Hyons
Coordinates: 49°26′56″N 1°39′31″E / 49.4489°N 1.6586°E / 49.4489; 1.6586Coordinates: 49°26′56″N 1°39′31″E / 49.4489°N 1.6586°E / 49.4489; 1.6586
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Gournay-en-Bray
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Canton de Gournay-en-Bray
Government
 • Mayor (2008-2014) Michel Fisset
Area1 5.63 km2 (2.17 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 410
 • Density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76124 / 76220
Elevation 182–229 m (597–751 ft)
(avg. 215 m or 705 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 25 miles (40 km) east of Rouen, at the junction of the D 916 and the D 1 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Bosc-Hyons
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2011
Population 129 187 216 225 287 311 317 410
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.Michel, dating from the twelfth century.
  • An eighteenth-century stone cross.
  • Menhirs

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