Fontaine-en-Bray

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Fontaine-en-Bray
Fontaine-en-Bray is located in France
Fontaine-en-Bray
Fontaine-en-Bray
Coordinates: 49°40′34″N 1°25′39″E / 49.6761°N 1.4275°E / 49.6761; 1.4275Coordinates: 49°40′34″N 1°25′39″E / 49.6761°N 1.4275°E / 49.6761; 1.4275
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Saint-Saëns
Intercommunality Saint-Saëns-Portes de Bray
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Isabelle Padé
Area1 6.03 km2 (2.33 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 165
 • Density 27/km2 (71/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76269 / 76440
Elevation 100–233 m (328–764 ft)
(avg. 132 m or 433 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.

Fontaine-en-Bray is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 33 miles (53 km) southeast of Dieppe, at the junction of the D1, the D114 and the D119 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Fontaine-en-Bray
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 211 204 161 140 164 170 165
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 eleventh-century church of Saint-Sulpice.
  • A sixteenth-century stone cross.

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