Bennetot

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Bennetot
Coat of arms of Bennetot
Coat of arms
Bennetot is located in France
Bennetot
Bennetot
Location within Normandy region
Bennetot is located in Normandy
Bennetot
Bennetot
Coordinates: 49°40′19″N 0°33′11″E / 49.6719°N 0.5531°E / 49.6719; 0.5531Coordinates: 49°40′19″N 0°33′11″E / 49.6719°N 0.5531°E / 49.6719; 0.5531
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Saint-Valery-en-Caux
Area1 4.58 km2 (1.77 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 171
 • Density 37/km2 (97/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76078 /76640
Elevation 97–131 m (318–430 ft)
(avg. 121 m or 397 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.

Bennetot is a former commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France. On 1 January 2017, it was merged into the new commune Terres-de-Caux.[1]

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 22 miles (35 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D926 and the D217.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bennetot
The arms of Bennetot are blazoned :
Per bend sinister, 1: Or, an abbot's crozier gules, and to sinister a maltese cross sable; 2: vert, 2 leopards Or



Population[edit]

Historical population of Bennetot
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population14314810511397127171
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.André, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • A sixteenth century manorhouse

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 12 September 2016 (in French)

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