Bernières, Seine-Maritime

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Bernières is located in France
Coordinates: 49°37′16″N 0°28′43″E / 49.6211°N 0.4786°E / 49.6211; 0.4786Coordinates: 49°37′16″N 0°28′43″E / 49.6211°N 0.4786°E / 49.6211; 0.4786
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Bolbec
Intercommunality CA Caux vallée de Seine
Area1 6.63 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 626
 • Density 94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76082 /76210
Elevation 110–142 m (361–466 ft)
(avg. 142 m or 466 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.

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


A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D73 and the D52 roads. The A29 autoroute forms the commune’s southern border.


Historical population of Bernières, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 428 471 572 549 578 544 626
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.Jean-Baptiste, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • A manorhouse
  • The chateau of Durdan.

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