Illois, Seine-Maritime

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Illois
Illois is located in France
Illois
Illois
Coordinates: 49°45′01″N 1°39′00″E / 49.7503°N 1.65°E / 49.7503; 1.65Coordinates: 49°45′01″N 1°39′00″E / 49.7503°N 1.65°E / 49.7503; 1.65
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Aumale
Intercommunality Canton of Aumale
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Blondin
Area1 14.54 km2 (5.61 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 309
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76372 / 76390
Elevation 175–243 m (574–797 ft)
(avg. 226 m or 741 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village in the Pays de Bray situated some 35 miles (56 km) southeast of Dieppe at the junction of the D82 with the N29 road. The A29 autoroute also passes through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Illois, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 377 398 363 314 259 266 309
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.Aubin, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The church of St.Denis at Coupigny, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of St. Germain at the hamlet of Mesnil-David, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • Two seventeenth century chateaux, at Blois and at Coupigny.

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