|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Marc Massion|
|• Land1||11.11 km2 (4.29 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||2,400/km2 (6,200/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||76322 / 76120|
|Elevation||1–68 m (3.3–223.1 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.
The town is third largest suburb of Rouen, a port with considerable light industry and oil refineries situated just 3 miles (4.8 km) southwest of the centre of Rouen, at the junction of the D3, D492 and the D338 roads.
Twin towns – Sister cities
Le Grand-Quevilly is twinned with:
|From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.|
|the arms of Grand-Quevilly are blazoned :
Gules, on a fess sable an escallop between two crosses bottony fitchy argent; all between a leopard Or armed and langued azure and the point of queville Or.
Places of interest
- The ‘Zénith de Rouen’ concert hall.
- The fifteenth-century manor house at Grand Aulnay.
- The church of St. Pierre, dating from the sixteenth century.
- Laurent Fabius, politician.
- Franck Dubosc, actor and comedian.
- Philippe Torreton, actor and politician
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