La Gaillarde

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La Gaillarde
La Gaillarde is located in France
La Gaillarde
La Gaillarde
Coordinates: 49°50′11″N 0°51′39″E / 49.8364°N 0.8608°E / 49.8364; 0.8608Coordinates: 49°50′11″N 0°51′39″E / 49.8364°N 0.8608°E / 49.8364; 0.8608
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Fontaine-le-Dun
Intercommunality Entre Mer et Lin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jérôme Lheureux
Area
 • Land1 7.78 km2 (3.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 436
 • Population2 density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76294 / 76740
Elevation 24–87 m (79–285 ft)
(avg. 43 m or 141 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 Gaillarde is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the Dun river in the Pays de Caux, some 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Dieppe at the junction of the D4 and the D237 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of La Gaillarde
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 464 519 462 378 420 415 436
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]

  • Two 16th-century stone crosses.
  • A recently restored 11th-century chapel.
  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the twelfth century.

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