Wanchy-Capval

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Wanchy-Capval
Wanchy-Capval is located in France
Wanchy-Capval
Wanchy-Capval
Coordinates: 49°51′28″N 1°21′30″E / 49.8578°N 1.3583°E / 49.8578; 1.3583Coordinates: 49°51′28″N 1°21′30″E / 49.8578°N 1.3583°E / 49.8578; 1.3583
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Londinières
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Londinières
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Rouland
Area1 19.31 km2 (7.46 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 341
 • Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76749 / 76660
Elevation 57–191 m (187–627 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Wanchy-Capval is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the river Eaulne in the Pays de Bray, some 14 miles (23 km) southeast of Dieppe at the junction of the D 920, D 115 and the D 117 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Wanchy-Capval
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2005 2006 2010 2011
Population 372 448 445 397 351 317 341 340 340 341
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. Mellan, dating from the eleventh century.
  • The church of St. Pierre, dating from the eleventh century.

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