Tourville-sur-Arques

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Tourville-sur-Arques
Tourville-sur-Arques is located in France
Tourville-sur-Arques
Tourville-sur-Arques
Coordinates: 49°51′32″N 1°06′08″E / 49.8589°N 1.1022°E / 49.8589; 1.1022Coordinates: 49°51′32″N 1°06′08″E / 49.8589°N 1.1022°E / 49.8589; 1.1022
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Offranville
Intercommunality Dieppe
Government
 • Mayor (2007–2008) André Degardin
Area1 5.9 km2 (2.3 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,185
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76707 / 76550
Elevation 20–113 m (66–371 ft)
(avg. 105 m or 344 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.

Tourville-sur-Arques is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the river Scie in the Pays de Caux, some 5 miles (8.0 km) south of Dieppe at the junction of the D254, D70 and the D23 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Tourville-sur-Arques
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 651 687 750 877 1012 1080 1185
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The sixteenth-century château of Miromesnil, with its park and gardens.

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