Saint-Riquier-en-Rivière

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Saint-Riquier-en-Rivière
Saint-Riquier-en-Rivière is located in France
Saint-Riquier-en-Rivière
Saint-Riquier-en-Rivière
Coordinates: 49°53′28″N 1°33′38″E / 49.8911°N 1.5606°E / 49.8911; 1.5606Coordinates: 49°53′28″N 1°33′38″E / 49.8911°N 1.5606°E / 49.8911; 1.5606
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Blangy-sur-Bresle
Intercommunality Blangy-sur-Bresle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Monique Rouland
Area
 • Land1 9.99 km2 (3.86 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 156
 • Population2 density 16/km2 (40/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76645 / 76340
Elevation 87–216 m (285–709 ft)
(avg. 95 m or 312 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-Riquier-en-Rivière is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small forestry and farming village situated by the banks of the Yères river in the Pays de Bray, some 19 miles (31 km) east of Dieppe at the junction of the D16 and the D127 roads. The A28 autoroute passes through the southern part of the commune.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Saint-Riquier-en-Rivière
The arms of Saint-Riquier-en-Rivière are blazoned :
Or, a bend azure between a tree eradicated vert and a mallet gules, a rose between 2 escallops all palewise argent.



Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
189 189 179 168 140 135 156
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Riquier, dating from the eleventh century.

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