Granchain

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Granchain
Grandchain - vue.jpg
Coat of arms of Granchain
Coat of arms
Granchain is located in France
Granchain
Granchain
Coordinates: 49°02′28″N 0°39′34″E / 49.0411°N 0.6594°E / 49.0411; 0.6594Coordinates: 49°02′28″N 0°39′34″E / 49.0411°N 0.6594°E / 49.0411; 0.6594
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Bernay
Canton Bernay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Perdriel
Area1 8.12 km2 (3.14 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 228
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 27296 / 27410
Elevation 144–174 m (472–571 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.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Granchain is a former commune in the Eure department in northern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Mesnil-en-Ouche.[1] Prior to October 6, 2008, it was known as Grandchain.[2]

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 156 —    
1968 157 +0.6%
1975 176 +12.1%
1982 157 −10.8%
1990 181 +15.3%
1999 225 +24.3%
2008 228 +1.3%

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