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Coat of arms of Dampierre-Saint-Nicolas
Coat of arms
Dampierre-Saint-Nicolas is located in France
Coordinates: 49°51′37″N 1°12′03″E / 49.8603°N 1.2008°E / 49.8603; 1.2008Coordinates: 49°51′37″N 1°12′03″E / 49.8603°N 1.2008°E / 49.8603; 1.2008
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Dieppe-2
Intercommunality CC Falaises du Talou
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Yves Henaff
Area1 3.94 km2 (1.52 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 517
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76210 /76510
Elevation 14–136 m (46–446 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.

Dampierre-Saint-Nicolas is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.


A farming village situated by the banks of the river Béthune in the Pays de Caux, some 5 miles (8.0 km) southeast of Dieppe, at the junction of the D1 and the D114 roads.


Historical population of Dampierre-Saint-Nicolas
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 333 396 509 510 515 483 517
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.Pierre & St.Paul, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • Remains of a 19th-century chateau.
  • A seventeenth-century manorhouse.

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