Sommesnil

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Sommesnil
Sommesnil is located in France
Sommesnil
Sommesnil
Coordinates: 49°42′43″N 0°40′25″E / 49.7119°N 0.6736°E / 49.7119; 0.6736Coordinates: 49°42′43″N 0°40′25″E / 49.7119°N 0.6736°E / 49.7119; 0.6736
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Ourville-en-Caux
Intercommunality Cœur de Caux
Government
 • Mayor Patrick Barthélémy
Area1 3.06 km2 (1.18 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 87
 • Density 28/km2 (74/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76679 / 76560
Elevation 47–128 m (154–420 ft)
(avg. 121 m or 397 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A very small farming village, in the Durdent valley of the Pays de Caux, situated some 32 miles (51 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D105 and D106 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
54 80 64 62 66 84 87
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Firmin, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • A seventeenth-century chateau.
  • The chapel of Notre-Dame.

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