Déville-lès-Rouen

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Déville-lès-Rouen
Déville-lès-Rouen is located in France
Déville-lès-Rouen
Déville-lès-Rouen
Coordinates: 49°28′12″N 1°03′00″E / 49.470°N 1.050°E / 49.470; 1.050Coordinates: 49°28′12″N 1°03′00″E / 49.470°N 1.050°E / 49.470; 1.050
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Mont-Saint-Aignan
Intercommunality CREA
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Dominique Gambier
Area
 • Land1 3.16 km2 (1.22 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Population2 10,365
 • Population2 density 3,300/km2 (8,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76216 / 76250
Elevation 4–135 m (13–443 ft)
(avg. 17 m or 56 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.

Déville-lès-Rouen is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department of the Haute-Normandie region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A suburban light industrial town situated by the banks of the Cailly River, some 2 miles (3.2 km) northwest of the centre of Rouen at the junction of the D 66 and the D 6015 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Déville-lès-Rouen

The arms of Déville-lès-Rouen are blazoned :
Azure, a Norman manor argent masoned sable overall a crozier Or, over that (and above the manor) a lamb reguardant haloed argent, and a base wavy azure [waves], and on a chief gules, a toothed wheel Or between 2 pairs of shuttles each pair in saltire argent.




Population[edit]

Historical population of Déville-lès-Rouen
Year 1793 1800 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2011
Population 1700 1550 8643 9622 11,745 11,136 10,521 10,441 10,406 10,365
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.Pierre, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The ruins of a Rouen bishop's manor house dating from the thirteenth century.
  • A sixteenth-century stone cross.

Notable people[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

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