Hattenville

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Hattenville
Hattenville is located in France
Hattenville
Hattenville
Coordinates: 49°39′13″N 0°32′18″E / 49.6536°N 0.5383°E / 49.6536; 0.5383Coordinates: 49°39′13″N 0°32′18″E / 49.6536°N 0.5383°E / 49.6536; 0.5383
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Fauville-en-Caux
Intercommunality Cœur de Caux
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-François Mayer
Area
 • Land1 9.32 km2 (3.60 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 652
 • Population2 density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76342 / 76640
Elevation 113–139 m (371–456 ft)
(avg. 120 m or 390 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.

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

The most famous reference to Hattenville is in Paul Cézanne's painting 'Farm in Normandy, Summer'. This was painted at the farm of one of Cézanne's friends, very near Hattenville.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 22 miles (35 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D28 and D217 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Hattenville
The arms of Hattenville are blazoned :
Per chevron argent and gules, a balance sable and a trowel bendwise argent, and on a chief azure a lion between 2 pierced mullets Or.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Hattenville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 359 409 325 419 468 552 652
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, dating from the eleventh century.
  • A fourteenth-century stone cross.

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