Avesnes-en-Bray

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Avesnes-en-Bray
The landscape of Avesnes-en-Bray and the windfarm
The landscape of Avesnes-en-Bray and the windfarm
Location of Avesnes-en-Bray
Avesnes-en-Bray is located in France
Avesnes-en-Bray
Avesnes-en-Bray
Avesnes-en-Bray is located in Normandy
Avesnes-en-Bray
Avesnes-en-Bray
Coordinates: 49°28′11″N 1°40′24″E / 49.4697°N 1.6733°E / 49.4697; 1.6733Coordinates: 49°28′11″N 1°40′24″E / 49.4697°N 1.6733°E / 49.4697; 1.6733
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentSeine-Maritime
ArrondissementDieppe
CantonGournay-en-Bray
IntercommunalityCC Quatre Rivières
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Françoise Deschamps
Area
1
11.9 km2 (4.6 sq mi)
Population
(2015)2
312
 • Density26/km2 (68/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
76048 /76220
Elevation102–229 m (335–751 ft)
(avg. 136 m or 446 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.

Avesnes-en-Bray is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village in the Pays de Bray, situated some 28 miles (45 km) east of Rouen, at the junction of the N31 and D221 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Avesnes-en-Bray
Year19621968197519821990199920062015
Population275275249205234256311312
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 eighteenth century church of St.Martin.
  • Some Merovingian tombs and objects, found in the 19th century.

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