Bourg-Achard

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bourg-Achard
Coat of arms of Bourg-Achard
Coat of arms
Bourg-Achard is located in France
Bourg-Achard
Bourg-Achard
Coordinates: 49°21′22″N 0°49′06″E / 49.3561°N 0.8183°E / 49.3561; 0.8183Coordinates: 49°21′22″N 0°49′06″E / 49.3561°N 0.8183°E / 49.3561; 0.8183
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Bernay
Canton Routot
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Hurabielle
Area1 12.32 km2 (4.76 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,885
 • Density 230/km2 (610/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 27103 / 27310
Elevation 94–144 m (308–472 ft)
(avg. 142 m or 466 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.

Bourg-Achard is a commune in the Eure department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

It is situated in the Roumois region of Normandy and sits at the junction of the motorways A13 (Paris-Caen) and A28 (Rouen-Le Mans), 150 km (93 mi) from Paris.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,392 —    
1968 1,564 +12.4%
1975 1,793 +14.6%
1982 2,009 +12.0%
1990 2,255 +12.2%
1999 2,517 +11.6%
2008 2,885 +14.6%

See also[edit]

References[edit]