Gruchet-Saint-Siméon

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Gruchet-Saint-Siméon
Gruchet-Saint-Siméon is located in France
Gruchet-Saint-Siméon
Gruchet-Saint-Siméon
Coordinates: 49°49′07″N 0°53′42″E / 49.8186°N 0.895°E / 49.8186; 0.895Coordinates: 49°49′07″N 0°53′42″E / 49.8186°N 0.895°E / 49.8186; 0.895
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Bacqueville-en-Caux
Intercommunality Saâne et Vienne
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Paul Meegens
Area
 • Land1 2.63 km2 (1.02 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 711
 • Population2 density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76330 / 76810
Elevation 69–94 m (226–308 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Gruchet-Saint-Siméon
The arms of Gruchet-Saint-Siméon are blazoned :
Quarterly azure and argent, in bend 2 crosses couped Or, and in bend sinister a crowned lion and a double-headed eagle gules.



Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 12 miles (19 km) southwest of Dieppe at the junction of the D70 and the D270 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Gruchet-Saint-Siméon
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 577 612 597 601 633 661 711
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.Siméon, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • A fifteenth century farmhouse.
  • A protestant church.

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