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Coat of arms of Criquiers
Coat of arms
Criquiers is located in France
Coordinates: 49°40′31″N 1°42′24″E / 49.6753°N 1.7067°E / 49.6753; 1.7067Coordinates: 49°40′31″N 1°42′24″E / 49.6753°N 1.7067°E / 49.6753; 1.7067
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Gournay-en-Bray
Intercommunality CC Aumale - Blangy-sur-Bresle
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Michel
Area1 23.55 km2 (9.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 647
 • Density 27/km2 (71/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76199 /76390
Elevation 164–245 m (538–804 ft)
(avg. 230 m or 750 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.

Criquiers is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.


A farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 30 miles (48 km) southeast of Dieppe, at the junction of the D82, D236 and the D8 roads and on the border with the Oise département.


Historical population of Criquiers
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 552 615 545 530 581 602 647
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 seventeenth century.
  • A nineteenth century chapel.

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