Yerville

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Yerville
Yerville is located in France
Yerville
Yerville
Coordinates: 49°40′08″N 0°53′49″E / 49.6689°N 0.8969°E / 49.6689; 0.8969Coordinates: 49°40′08″N 0°53′49″E / 49.6689°N 0.8969°E / 49.6689; 0.8969
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Yerville
Government
 • Mayor (1995–2014) Alfred Trassy-Paillogues
Area
 • Land1 10.42 km2 (4.02 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,290
 • Population2 density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76752 / 76760
Elevation 148–174 m (486–571 ft)
(avg. 56 m or 184 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming and light industrial town situated in the Pays de Caux, some 20 miles (32 km) northwest of Rouen at the junction of the D929 with the D142 road. The A29 autoroute forms the southern border of the commune’s territory.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Yerville

The arms of Yerville are blazoned :
Azure, a pall Or, on a chief gules a leopard Or.




Population[edit]

Historical population of Yerville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1221 1381 1492 1847 1948 2170 2290
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 Notre-Dame, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • Ruins of the sixteenth-century chateau of Thibermesnil.

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