Dangu, Eure

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Dangu
Dangu Eglise Saint-Jean Baptiste.JPG
Dangu is located in France
Dangu
Dangu
Coordinates: 49°15′12″N 1°41′51″E / 49.2533°N 1.6975°E / 49.2533; 1.6975Coordinates: 49°15′12″N 1°41′51″E / 49.2533°N 1.6975°E / 49.2533; 1.6975
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Les Andelys
Canton Gisors
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Émile Bouveret
Area
 • Land1 7.97 km2 (3.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 575
 • Population2 density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 27199 / 27720
Elevation 40–101 m (131–331 ft)
(avg. 43 m or 141 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.

Dangu is a commune on the Epte River in the Eure department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

It is home to the renowned Haras de Dangu, once a large estate and thoroughbred horse breeding and training farm owned by Count Frédéric de Lagrange (1815–1883).

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 376 —    
1968 394 +4.8%
1975 519 +31.7%
1982 515 −0.8%
1990 610 +18.4%
1999 589 −3.4%
2008 575 −2.4%

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