Gouy, Seine-Maritime

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Gouy
Gouy is located in France
Gouy
Gouy
Coordinates: 49°21′19″N 1°08′54″E / 49.3553°N 1.1483°E / 49.3553; 1.1483Coordinates: 49°21′19″N 1°08′54″E / 49.3553°N 1.1483°E / 49.3553; 1.1483
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Boos
Intercommunality CREA
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Pierre Breugnot
Area
 • Land1 4.97 km2 (1.92 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 788
 • Population2 density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76313 / 76520
Elevation 2–133 m (6.6–436.4 ft)
(avg. 76 m or 249 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the river Seine, some 6 miles (9.7 km) southeast of the centre of Rouen, at the junction of the D6015 and the D91 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Gouy
The arms of Gouy are blazoned :
Per fess argent and azure, 2 keys in saltire sable and 3 baguettes palewise 2 & 1 Or.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Gouy, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 331 348 446 468 644 794 788
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.Pierre and Paul, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Prehistoric finds in caves and graves by the Seine.

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