Essay, Orne

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Essay
The church in Essay
The church in Essay
Location of Essay
Essay is located in France
Essay
Essay
Essay is located in Normandy
Essay
Essay
Coordinates: 48°32′30″N 0°14′52″E / 48.5417°N 0.2478°E / 48.5417; 0.2478Coordinates: 48°32′30″N 0°14′52″E / 48.5417°N 0.2478°E / 48.5417; 0.2478
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentOrne
ArrondissementAlençon
CantonRadon
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Pays d'Essay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges d'Harcourt
Area
1
15.99 km2 (6.17 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
540
 • Density34/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
61156 /61500
Elevation141–206 m (463–676 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Essay is a commune in the Orne department in north-western France. The town is mainly known nowadays for its motorsports tracks, and hosted a round of the 2011 European Rallycross Championship..

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.