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Bourville is located in France
Coordinates: 49°47′44″N 0°49′15″E / 49.7956°N 0.8208°E / 49.7956; 0.8208Coordinates: 49°47′44″N 0°49′15″E / 49.7956°N 0.8208°E / 49.7956; 0.8208
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Saint-Valery-en-Caux
Intercommunality CC Côte d'Albâtre
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Boullard
Area1 6.61 km2 (2.55 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 298
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76134 /76740
Elevation 63–114 m (207–374 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

Bourville 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 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Dieppe, at the junction of the D108 and the D237 roads.


Historical population of Bourville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 409 433 373 410 318 313 298
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 twelfth century.
  • The seventeenth-century chateau de Tonneville.
  • The seventeenth-century church at Tonneville.

Notable people[edit]

  • Actor Bourvil (André Raimbourg) spent all his childhood in the village and its name inspired his stage name.

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