Franqueville-Saint-Pierre

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Franqueville-Saint-Pierre
Franqueville-Saint-Pierre is located in France
Franqueville-Saint-Pierre
Franqueville-Saint-Pierre
Coordinates: 49°24′04″N 1°10′48″E / 49.401°N 1.180°E / 49.401; 1.180Coordinates: 49°24′04″N 1°10′48″E / 49.401°N 1.180°E / 49.401; 1.180
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Boos
Intercommunality CREA
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Yves Husson
Area1 8.56 km2 (3.31 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 5,553
 • Density 650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76475 / 76520
Elevation 75–162 m (246–531 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 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.

Franqueville-Saint-Pierre is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small light industrial and farming town situated some 5 miles (8.0 km) southeast of the centre of Rouen, at the junction of the D7, D138 and the D6014 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Franqueville-Saint-Pierre
The arms of Franqueville-Saint-Pierre are blazoned :
Azure, a chevron between 2 cocks respectant Or, a tower argent.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Franqueville-Saint-Pierre
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1209 1888 2320 3551 4230 5099 5553
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 twentieth century ’hotel de ville’ (town hall), built by Richard et Schoeller.
  • The church of St.Pierre,dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The church of Notre-Dame,dating from the eleventh century.
  • A seventeenth-century chateau, built in brick.

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