Héricourt-en-Caux

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Héricourt-en-Caux
Héricourt-en-Caux is located in France
Héricourt-en-Caux
Héricourt-en-Caux
Coordinates: 49°41′52″N 0°41′56″E / 49.6978°N 0.6989°E / 49.6978; 0.6989Coordinates: 49°41′52″N 0°41′56″E / 49.6978°N 0.6989°E / 49.6978; 0.6989
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Ourville-en-Caux
Intercommunality Plateau de Caux-Fleur de Lin
Government
 • Mayor Denis Aubourg
Area
 • Land1 10.81 km2 (4.17 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 953
 • Population2 density 88/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76355 / 76560
Elevation 53–141 m (174–463 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Héricourt-en-Caux is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A forestry and farming village by the banks of the Durdent river, in the Pays de Caux, some 33 miles (53 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D131, D233 and D149 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Héricourt-en-Caux
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 360 425 515 681 730 867 953
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.Denis, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • Three chapels.
  • A sixteenth-century stone cross.
  • A watermill.
  • The chateau de Boscol, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The motte of an old castle.

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