Cressy, Seine-Maritime

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Coat of arms of Cressy
Coat of arms
Cressy is located in France
Coordinates: 49°43′25″N 1°10′00″E / 49.7236°N 1.1667°E / 49.7236; 1.1667Coordinates: 49°43′25″N 1°10′00″E / 49.7236°N 1.1667°E / 49.7236; 1.1667
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Bellencombre
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Bosc d'Eawy
Area1 4.35 km2 (1.68 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 281
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76191 / 76720
Elevation 80–163 m (262–535 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.

Cressy is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in north-western France.


A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 31 kilometres (19 mi) south of Dieppe, at the junction of the D22 and the D296 roads.


Arms of Cressy
The arms of Cressy are blazoned :
Argent, a bendlet vert, overal a lion queue forché sable, armed and langued gules, on a chief wavy gules, a latin cross and a leopard Or.


Historical population of Cressy, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2009 2010
Population 213 241 205 183 211 222 225 263 281
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 twelfth century.
  • An eighteenth-century presbytery, now the town hall.
  • A stone cross from the thirteenth century.

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