Gancourt-Saint-Étienne

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Gancourt-Saint-Étienne
Gancourt-Saint-Étienne is located in France
Gancourt-Saint-Étienne
Gancourt-Saint-Étienne
Coordinates: 49°32′56″N 1°42′34″E / 49.5489°N 1.7094°E / 49.5489; 1.7094Coordinates: 49°32′56″N 1°42′34″E / 49.5489°N 1.7094°E / 49.5489; 1.7094
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Gournay-en-Bray
Intercommunality Canton of Gournay-en-Bray
Government
 • Mayor Gérard Henry
Area1 12.48 km2 (4.82 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 222
 • Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76297 / 76220
Elevation 98–216 m (322–709 ft)
(avg. 112 m or 367 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.

Gancourt-Saint-Étienne 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 23 miles (37 km) east of Rouen, at the junction of the D916 and the D8 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Gancourt-Saint-Étienne
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 291 313 239 194 208 211 222
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]

  • A sixteenth century seigneurial manorhouse.
  • The seventeenth-century church of St.Etienne.
  • The chapel of Saint-Etienne-des-Prés
  • A twelfth-century stone cross.
  • The twelfth-century church of Saint-Médard at Bouricourt.

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