Bréauté

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Bréauté
Bréauté is located in France
Bréauté
Bréauté
Coordinates: 49°37′46″N 0°24′01″E / 49.6294°N 0.4003°E / 49.6294; 0.4003Coordinates: 49°37′46″N 0°24′01″E / 49.6294°N 0.4003°E / 49.6294; 0.4003
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Goderville
Intercommunality Campagne de Caux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Demare
Area
 • Land1 13.91 km2 (5.37 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,210
 • Population2 density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76141 / 76110
Elevation 93–137 m (305–449 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

Bréauté 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 17 miles (27 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D52 and D910 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bréauté

The arms of Bréauté are blazoned :
Argent, a cinqfoil gules.




Population[edit]

Historical population of Bréauté
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 928 978 990 1104 1052 1102 1210
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 eighteenth century chateau d’Anteville.
  • The church of St.Georges, with parts dating from the eleventh century.
TER Class X locomotive at Bréauté station

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