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Town hall
Criquetot-l’Esneval is located in France
Coordinates: 49°38′40″N 0°16′01″E / 49.6444°N 0.2669°E / 49.6444; 0.2669Coordinates: 49°38′40″N 0°16′01″E / 49.6444°N 0.2669°E / 49.6444; 0.2669
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Octeville-sur-Mer
Intercommunality CC Canton de Criquetot-l'Esneval
 • Mayor Alain Fleuret
Area1 13.47 km2 (5.20 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,280
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76196 /76280
Elevation 94–136 m (308–446 ft)
(avg. 122 m or 400 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.

Criquetot-l’Esneval is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France. The physician and erudite Louis-Henri Baratte was born in Criquetot-l’Esneval in 1803.


A small farming town situated in the Pays de Caux, some 15 miles (24 km) northeast of Le Havre, at the junction of the D139, D239 and D79 roads.


Historical population of Criquetot-l'Esneval
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1217 1253 1386 1663 1979 2149 2280
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 two 16th century manorhouses.
  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the eleventh century.

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