Héronchelles

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Héronchelles
Héronchelles is located in France
Héronchelles
Héronchelles
Coordinates: 49°31′50″N 1°23′02″E / 49.5306°N 1.3839°E / 49.5306; 1.3839Coordinates: 49°31′50″N 1°23′02″E / 49.5306°N 1.3839°E / 49.5306; 1.3839
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Buchy
Government
 • Mayor Christian Alexandre
Area1 6.71 km2 (2.59 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 107
 • Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76359 / 76750
Elevation 95–177 m (312–581 ft)
(avg. 113 m or 371 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A very small farming village, source of the tiny river Héronchelles, situated some 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Rouen, at the junction of the D46, D261 and the D290 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Héronchelles
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 68 88 102 91 102 89 107
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. Geneviève and St. Nicolas, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • Ruins of a feudal castle.
  • A sixteenth-century chateau and dovecote .

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