Cressy, Seine-Maritime

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Cressy
Cressy is located in France
Cressy
Cressy
Coordinates: 49°43′25″N 1°10′00″E / 49.7236°N 1.1667°E / 49.7236; 1.1667Coordinates: 49°43′25″N 1°10′00″E / 49.7236°N 1.1667°E / 49.7236; 1.1667
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Bellencombre
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Bosc d'Eawy
Area
 • Land1 4.35 km2 (1.68 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Population2 281
 • Population2 density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76191 / 76720
Elevation 80–163 m (262–535 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 19 miles (31 km) south of Dieppe, at the junction of the D 22 and the D 296 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Cressy

The arms of Cressy are blazoned :
Argent, a bendlet vert, overal a lion queue forché sable, armed and langued gules, on a chief wavy gules, a latin cross and a leopard Or.




Population[edit]

Historical population of Cressy, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2009 2010
Population 213 241 205 183 211 222 225 263 281
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 twelfth century.
  • An eighteenth-century presbytery, now the town hall.
  • A stone cross from the thirteenth century.

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