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Coat of arms of Bois-Héroult
Coat of arms
Bois-Héroult is located in France
Coordinates: 49°33′48″N 1°24′23″E / 49.5633°N 1.4064°E / 49.5633; 1.4064Coordinates: 49°33′48″N 1°24′23″E / 49.5633°N 1.4064°E / 49.5633; 1.4064
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Le Mesnil-Esnard
Intercommunality Moulin d'Écalles
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Édouard de Pradel de Lamaze
Area1 6.59 km2 (2.54 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 170
 • Density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76109 /76750
Elevation 135–232 m (443–761 ft)
(avg. 207 m or 679 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.

Bois-Héroult is a commune in the Seine-Maritime département in the Normandy region in northern France.


A farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Rouen at the junction of the D61 and the D96 roads.


Historical population of Bois-Héroult
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 166 134 112 121 130 140 167
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 sixteenth century.
  • The eighteenth-century chateau, with dovecote and a park.

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