Douains

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Douains
Chateau of Brécourt
Chateau of Brécourt
Coat of arms of Douains
Coat of arms
Douains is located in France
Douains
Douains
Coordinates: 49°02′27″N 1°25′47″E / 49.0408°N 1.4297°E / 49.0408; 1.4297Coordinates: 49°02′27″N 1°25′47″E / 49.0408°N 1.4297°E / 49.0408; 1.4297
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Évreux
Canton Vernon-Sud
Intercommunality Portes de l'Eure
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Nicole Nuyens
Area
 • Land1 11.27 km2 (4.35 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 464
 • Population2 density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 27203 / 27120
Elevation 97–148 m (318–486 ft)
(avg. 134 m or 440 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.

Douains is a commune in the Eure department in Haute-Normandie in northern France, six kilometres from Vernon.

Douains is the home of the animal cemetery Les Jardins du Souvenir, which was founded in 1999 with about 400 tombs.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 229 —    
1968 261 +14.0%
1975 233 −10.7%
1982 298 +27.9%
1990 346 +16.1%
1999 465 +34.4%
2008 464 −0.2%

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