Quincampoix

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Quincampoix
Quincampoix is located in France
Quincampoix
Quincampoix
Coordinates: 49°31′31″N 1°11′07″E / 49.5253°N 1.1853°E / 49.5253; 1.1853Coordinates: 49°31′31″N 1°11′07″E / 49.5253°N 1.1853°E / 49.5253; 1.1853
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Clères
Government
 • Mayor Didier Dubaillay
Area
 • Land1 20.34 km2 (7.85 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 3,163
 • Population2 density 160/km2 (400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76517 / 76230
Elevation 80–180 m (260–590 ft)
(avg. 166 m or 545 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.

Quincampoix is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated some 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Rouen at the junction of the D90, D928 and the D51 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Quincampoix

The arms of Quincampoix are blazoned :
Per fess 1: Or, a chestnut tree vert issuant from the line of division and 2: Azure, a chevron between a mullet and a toothed wheel and, in saltire, a pitchfork and an ax Or. (created 1977)




Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
969 1022 1242 1676 2107 2690 3163
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Marguerite, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • A sixteenth-century stone cross in the cemetery.

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