La Bouille

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La Bouille
La Bouille et son bac.JPG
La Bouille is located in France
La Bouille
La Bouille
Coordinates: 49°21′04″N 0°55′55″E / 49.351°N 0.932°E / 49.351; 0.932Coordinates: 49°21′04″N 0°55′55″E / 49.351°N 0.932°E / 49.351; 0.932
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Grand-Couronne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joel Temperton
Area
 • Land1 1.27 km2 (0.49 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 818
 • Population2 density 640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76131 / 76530
Elevation 2–133 m (6.6–436.4 ft)
(avg. 5 m or 16 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small village (in area) surrounded by woodland situated south of a meander of the river Seine, some 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Rouen, at the junction of the D64, D132 and the D675 roads. A ferry service crosses the river to Sahurs.

Population[edit]

Historical population of La Bouille
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 561 611 661 550 862 791 818
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Notable people[edit]

Places of interest[edit]

Looking south to La Bouille
The ferry dock at La Bouille


  • The church of St. Madeleine, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • A sixteenth century salt warehouse.
  • Several lesser buildings dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The Château Albert Lambert.
  • The seventeenth-century château de l'Ermitage

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