Quincampoix

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Quincampoix
Coat of arms of Quincampoix
Coat of arms
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
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Portes Nord-Ouest de Rouen
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Éric Herbet
Area1 20.34 km2 (7.85 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 3,023
 • Density 150/km2 (380/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 north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated some 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Rouen at the junction of the D 90, D 928 and the D 51 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]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 846 —    
1800 890 +5.2%
1806 865 −2.8%
1821 924 +6.8%
1831 1,053 +14.0%
1836 1,020 −3.1%
1841 1,033 +1.3%
1846 1,070 +3.6%
1851 980 −8.4%
1856 978 −0.2%
1861 962 −1.6%
1866 1,135 +18.0%
1872 944 −16.8%
1876 926 −1.9%
1881 849 −8.3%
1886 886 +4.4%
1891 848 −4.3%
1896 810 −4.5%
1901 849 +4.8%
1906 751 −11.5%
1911 802 +6.8%
1921 778 −3.0%
1926 821 +5.5%
1931 858 +4.5%
1936 855 −0.3%
1946 899 +5.1%
1954 948 +5.5%
1962 969 +2.2%
1968 1,022 +5.5%
1975 1,242 +21.5%
1982 1,676 +34.9%
1990 2,107 +25.7%
1999 2,690 +27.7%
2006 3,090 +14.9%
2011 3,023 −2.2%

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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