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Bénesville is located in France
Coordinates: 49°45′18″N 0°50′07″E / 49.755°N 0.8353°E / 49.755; 0.8353Coordinates: 49°45′18″N 0°50′07″E / 49.755°N 0.8353°E / 49.755; 0.8353
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Yvetot
Intercommunality Plateau de Caux-Fleur de Lin
 • Mayor Philippe Follet
Area1 5.51 km2 (2.13 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 167
 • Density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76077 /76560
Elevation 103–148 m (338–486 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Bénesville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.


A small farming village situated in the Pays de Caux some 18 miles (29 km) southwest of Dieppe, at the junction of the D25, D89 and the D50 roads.


Historical population of Bénesville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 131 146 127 126 134 142 167
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 thirteenth century.
  • A seventeenth-century stone cross.
  • Several ancient wood-framed houses.

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