Assigny, Seine-Maritime

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Assigny is located in France
Coordinates: 49°59′11″N 1°17′36″E / 49.9864°N 1.2933°E / 49.9864; 1.2933Coordinates: 49°59′11″N 1°17′36″E / 49.9864°N 1.2933°E / 49.9864; 1.2933
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Dieppe-2
 • Mayor Michel Lannel
Area1 6.05 km2 (2.34 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 331
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76027 /76630
Elevation 55–108 m (180–354 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Assigny is a former commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Petit-Caux.[1]


A farming village in the Petit Caux district, situated some 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Dieppe, at the junction of the D222 and D113 roads.


Arms of Assigny
The arms of Assigny are blazoned :
Azure, on a fess Or between 2 eagles and a crowned lion argent, a pinecone reversed between 2 mallets gules.


Historical population of Assigny, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 237 248 237 238 287 306 331
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. Médard, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The château dating from the sixteenth century
  • A wind farm, on the outskirts of the commune.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 26 November 2015 (in French)

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