Criquebeuf-en-Caux

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Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Commune
A general view of Criquebeuf-en-Caux
A general view of Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Coat of arms of Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Coat of arms
Criquebeuf-en-Caux is located in France
Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Location within Normandy region
Criquebeuf-en-Caux is located in Normandy
Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Coordinates: 49°44′28″N 0°20′01″E / 49.7411°N 0.3336°E / 49.7411; 0.3336Coordinates: 49°44′28″N 0°20′01″E / 49.7411°N 0.3336°E / 49.7411; 0.3336
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Fécamp
Intercommunality CA Fécamp Caux Littoral
Area1 2.08 km2 (0.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 405
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 76194 /76111
Elevation 5–102 m (16–335 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 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.

Criquebeuf-en-Caux is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 25 miles (40 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D211 and D940 roads. The commune’s cliffs face out towards the English Channel.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Criquebeuf-en-Caux
The arms of Criquebeuf-en-Caux are blazoned :
Azure, a chevron argent between 2 mallets and a peacock in his pride Or.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Criquebeuf-en-Caux
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population144170197275417403405
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 remains of the motte of a feudal castle.
  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the sixteenth century.

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