Dancourt, Seine-Maritime

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Dancourt
Dancourt is located in France
Dancourt
Dancourt
Coordinates: 49°53′38″N 1°32′47″E / 49.8939°N 1.5464°E / 49.8939; 1.5464Coordinates: 49°53′38″N 1°32′47″E / 49.8939°N 1.5464°E / 49.8939; 1.5464
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Blangy-sur-Bresle
Intercommunality Blangy-sur-Bresle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Morel
Area
 • Land1 18.3 km2 (7.1 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 243
 • Population2 density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76211 / 76340
Elevation 74–209 m (243–686 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

Dancourt is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the river Yères in the Pays de Bray, some 22 miles (35 km) east of Dieppe, at the junction of the D16 and the D214 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Dancourt
The arms of Dancourt are blazoned :
Azure, on a bend between 2 crescents argent, 3 torteaux (gules).



Population[edit]

Historical population of Dancourt, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 284 307 276 307 266 264 243
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]

  • A fifteenth-century stone cross.
  • The church of St.Aubin, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The chapel of Notre-Dame, at Béthencourt.

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