Osmoy-Saint-Valery

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Osmoy-Saint-Valery
Notre-Dame church in Osmoy.
Notre-Dame church in Osmoy.
Osmoy-Saint-Valery is located in France
Osmoy-Saint-Valery
Osmoy-Saint-Valery
Coordinates: 49°47′50″N 1°19′23″E / 49.7972°N 1.3231°E / 49.7972; 1.3231Coordinates: 49°47′50″N 1°19′23″E / 49.7972°N 1.3231°E / 49.7972; 1.3231
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Londinières
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Londinières
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Daniel Demonchy
Area1 16.21 km2 (6.26 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 333
 • Density 21/km2 (53/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76487 / 76660
Elevation 40–193 m (131–633 ft)
(avg. 56 m or 184 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.

Osmoy-Saint-Valery is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the Béthune River in the Pays de Bray at the junction of the D 1 and the D 77 roads, some 15 miles (24 km) southeast of Dieppe.

History[edit]

Commune created in 1823 by the fusion of the three communes of Maintru, Osmoy and Saint-Velery-sous-Bures.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 133 —    
1800 135 +1.5%
1806 150 +11.1%
1821 154 +2.7%
1831 607 +294.2%
1836 610 +0.5%
1841 616 +1.0%
1846 613 −0.5%
1851 572 −6.7%
1856 542 −5.2%
1861 526 −3.0%
1866 504 −4.2%
1872 464 −7.9%
1876 505 +8.8%
1881 520 +3.0%
1886 477 −8.3%
1891 486 +1.9%
1896 478 −1.6%
1901 419 −12.3%
1906 450 +7.4%
1911 441 −2.0%
1921 413 −6.3%
1926 442 +7.0%
1931 415 −6.1%
1936 420 +1.2%
1946 433 +3.1%
1954 400 −7.6%
1962 360 −10.0%
1968 324 −10.0%
1975 332 +2.5%
1982 293 −11.7%
1990 299 +2.0%
1999 310 +3.7%
2006 328 +5.8%
2007 331 +0.9%
2011 333 +0.6%

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The chapel at Maintru.
  • A sixteenth-century stone cross.
  • The manorhouse de La Valouine, built in 1602 by the seigneurs de Ricarville.

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