Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy

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Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy
Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy is located in France
Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy
Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy
Coordinates: 49°33′55″N 1°21′04″E / 49.5653°N 1.3511°E / 49.5653; 1.3511Coordinates: 49°33′55″N 1°21′04″E / 49.5653°N 1.3511°E / 49.5653; 1.3511
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Buchy
Government
 • Mayor Béatrice Drouin
Area
 • Land1 13.8 km2 (5.3 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 670
 • Population2 density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76571 / 76750
Elevation 120–195 m (394–640 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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.

Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

The inhabitants of the town of Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy are "Cruciens St., San Cruciennes."[1]

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Rouen at the junction of the D7, D90, D93 and the D98 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
356 438 460 462 512 545 670
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Croix, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of St. Médard & St. Godard, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Traces of the chateau du Grand Beslel.
  • The seventeenth-century stone cross in the cemetery.

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