La Chapelle-sur-Dun

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La Chapelle-sur-Dun
La Chapelle-sur-Dun is located in France
La Chapelle-sur-Dun
La Chapelle-sur-Dun
Coordinates: 49°51′39″N 0°50′58″E / 49.8608°N 0.8494°E / 49.8608; 0.8494Coordinates: 49°51′39″N 0°50′58″E / 49.8608°N 0.8494°E / 49.8608; 0.8494
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Fontaine-le-Dun
Intercommunality Entre Mer et Lin
Government
 • Mayor Jacques Hourcastagnon
Area1 4.42 km2 (1.71 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 197
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76172 / 76740
Elevation 39–73 m (128–240 ft)
(avg. 49 m or 161 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 Chapelle-sur-Dun is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated in the valley of the Dun river in the Pays de Caux, some 12 miles (19 km) southwest of Dieppe at the junction of the D75, the D925 and the D89 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of La Chapelle-sur-Dun
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 287 337 282 242 295 207 197
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.Jean, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The chateau.
  • A fifteenth-century bridge over the river.

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