Gerponville

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Gerponville
Gerponville is located in France
Gerponville
Gerponville
Coordinates: 49°45′10″N 0°33′55″E / 49.7528°N 0.5653°E / 49.7528; 0.5653Coordinates: 49°45′10″N 0°33′55″E / 49.7528°N 0.5653°E / 49.7528; 0.5653
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Valmont
Intercommunality Canton of Valmont
Area1 4.91 km2 (1.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 329
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76299 / 76540
Elevation 75–132 m (246–433 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 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.

Gerponville 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 28 miles (45 km) northeast of Le Havre, near the junction of the D5 and D10 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Gerponville
The arms of Gerponville are blazoned :
Or, a bend gules fretty argent, between a lion and a cock contourny, and on a chief azure, a cross potent Or between 2 banknotes argent.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Gerponville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 325 337 334 308 330 300 329
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 Notre-Dame, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The remains of an old manorhouse.

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