Le Petit-Quevilly

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Le Petit-Quevilly
Le Petit-Quevilly is located in France
Le Petit-Quevilly
Le Petit-Quevilly
Coordinates: 49°25′52″N 1°03′14″E / 49.4311°N 1.0539°E / 49.4311; 1.0539Coordinates: 49°25′52″N 1°03′14″E / 49.4311°N 1.0539°E / 49.4311; 1.0539
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Le Petit-Quevilly
Intercommunality CREA
Government
 • Mayor (2001 - 2008) Frédéric Sanchez
Area
 • Land1 4.35 km2 (1.68 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 22,404
 • Population2 density 5,200/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76498 / 76140
Elevation 3–33 m (9.8–108.3 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.

Le Petit-Quevilly is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A residential and light industrial suburb situated inside a meander of the river Seine on the opposite bank to Rouen city centre, at the junction of the D3 and the N338 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Le Petit-Quevilly
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 21,098 22,876 22,401 22,876 22,600 22,332 22,404
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 recently restored church of St. Pierre, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of St. Antoine.
  • The church of St. Bernadette, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The recently restored chapel of St. Julien, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The seventeenth century manorhouse of Queval.
  • Vestiges of a Carthusian monastery.
  • An old cottonmill, restored and now used as offices and a college.

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