Boissay

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Boissay
Commune
Boissay is located in France
Boissay
Boissay
Location within Normandy region
Boissay is located in Normandy
Boissay
Boissay
Coordinates: 49°31′12″N 1°21′30″E / 49.52°N 1.3583°E / 49.52; 1.3583Coordinates: 49°31′12″N 1°21′30″E / 49.52°N 1.3583°E / 49.52; 1.3583
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Le Mesnil-Esnard
Government
 • Mayor Rémy Leroy-Davesne
Area1 6.63 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 283
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 76113 /76750
Elevation 114–171 m (374–561 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.

Boissay is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

It is a farming village situated in the Pays de Bray some 14 miles (23 km) northeast of Rouen at the junction of the D87, D93 and the D261 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Boissay
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population186199203213241268283
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.Martin, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • An eighteenth-century dovecote.

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