Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot

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Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot
Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot is located in France
Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot
Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot
Coordinates: 49°33′33″N 0°38′43″E / 49.5592°N 0.6453°E / 49.5592; 0.6453Coordinates: 49°33′33″N 0°38′43″E / 49.5592°N 0.6453°E / 49.5592; 0.6453
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Caudebec-en-Caux
Intercommunality Caux-Vallée de Seine
Government
 • Mayor Colette Vanier
Area
 • Land1 6.02 km2 (2.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 338
 • Population2 density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76585 / 76490
Elevation 32–141 m (105–463 ft)
(avg. 135 m or 443 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.

Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 25 miles (40 km) northwest of Rouen near the junction of the D40 with the D440 road.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot

The arms of Saint-Gilles-de-Crétot are blazoned :
Azure, a armed senestrochere argent holding a lance palewise Or, from which a banner argent a bend wavy gules.




Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
184 188 182 194 253 268 338
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Gilles, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • Two châteaux, de La Viézaire and de La Picottière.

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