Les Andelys

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Les Andelys
LesAndelys.jpg
Coat of arms of Les Andelys
Coat of arms
Les Andelys is located in France
Les Andelys
Les Andelys
Coordinates: 49°14′46″N 1°24′45″E / 49.2461°N 1.4125°E / 49.2461; 1.4125Coordinates: 49°14′46″N 1°24′45″E / 49.2461°N 1.4125°E / 49.2461; 1.4125
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Les Andelys
Canton Les Andelys
Intercommunality Andelys Environs
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Laure Dael
Area1 40.62 km2 (15.68 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 8,253
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 27016 / 27700
Elevation 7–161 m (23–528 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 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.

Les Andelys (French pronunciation: ​[lezɑ̃dli]) is a commune in the Eure department in Haute-Normandie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

It lies on the Seine, about 35 km northeast of Évreux.

The commune is divided into two parts, Grand-Andely and Petit-Andely.

Panorama from the belvedere of Château Gaillard

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 5,140 —    
1800 5,160 +0.4%
1806 5,048 −2.2%
1821 5,016 −0.6%
1831 5,168 +3.0%
1836 5,085 −1.6%
1841 5,345 +5.1%
1846 5,000 −6.5%
1851 5,161 +3.2%
1856 5,026 −2.6%
1861 5,137 +2.2%
1866 5,161 +0.5%
1872 5,379 +4.2%
1876 5,574 +3.6%
1881 5,474 −1.8%
1886 5,423 −0.9%
1891 6,040 +11.4%
1896 5,923 −1.9%
1901 5,715 −3.5%
1906 5,514 −3.5%
1911 5,530 +0.3%
1921 5,237 −5.3%
1926 5,396 +3.0%
1931 5,366 −0.6%
1936 5,529 +3.0%
1946 5,238 −5.3%
1954 5,648 +7.8%
1962 6,090 +7.8%
1968 7,053 +15.8%
1975 8,196 +16.2%
1982 8,124 −0.9%
1990 8,455 +4.1%
1999 9,044 +7.0%
2008 8,253 −8.7%

Sights[edit]

Château Gaillard, Donjon
Our Lady's Church

Personalities[edit]

Les Andelys was the birthplace of:

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