Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle

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Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle
Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle is located in France
Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle
Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle
Coordinates: 49°50′05″N 1°43′16″E / 49.8347°N 1.7211°E / 49.8347; 1.7211Coordinates: 49°50′05″N 1°43′16″E / 49.8347°N 1.7211°E / 49.8347; 1.7211
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Aumale
Intercommunality Canton of Aumale
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Andrieux
Area
 • Land1 14.92 km2 (5.76 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 678
 • Population2 density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76739 / 76390
Elevation 76–210 m (249–689 ft)
(avg. 89 m or 292 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.

Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A village of light industry and farming situated on the banks of the Bresle river in the Pays de Bray, some 27 miles (43 km) southeast of Dieppe at the junction of the D49, D96 and the D60.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Vieux-Rouen-sur-Bresle
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 677 750 768 676 713 643 678
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. Jean-Baptiste, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The twelfth-century donjon of the castle of Mateputenam.
  • The chateau, dating from the sixteenth century.

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