Froberville

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Froberville
Froberville is located in France
Froberville
Froberville
Coordinates: 49°43′21″N 0°19′56″E / 49.7225°N 0.3322°E / 49.7225; 0.3322Coordinates: 49°43′21″N 0°19′56″E / 49.7225°N 0.3322°E / 49.7225; 0.3322
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Fécamp
Area
 • Land1 5.88 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,061
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76291 / 76400
Elevation 56–112 m (184–367 ft)
(avg. 91 m or 299 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 21 miles (34 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D940 and D279 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Froberville

The arms of Froberville are blazoned :
Azure, a chevron argent between 2 leopard's heads affronty (erased) and a chess rook Or.




Population[edit]

Historical population of Froberville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 294 358 459 619 732 810 1061
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 church of St.Hélène, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The Château d'Hainneville
  • The fourteenth century chapel of St.Eloi.

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