Hardricourt

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Hardricourt
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Hardricourt
Coat of arms
Location of Hardricourt
Hardricourt is located in France
Hardricourt
Hardricourt
Hardricourt is located in Île-de-France (region)
Hardricourt
Hardricourt
Coordinates: 49°00′32″N 1°53′40″E / 49.0089°N 1.8944°E / 49.0089; 1.8944Coordinates: 49°00′32″N 1°53′40″E / 49.0089°N 1.8944°E / 49.0089; 1.8944
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentYvelines
ArrondissementMantes-la-Jolie
CantonLes Mureaux
IntercommunalityCU Grand Paris Seine et Oise
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) André Cassagne
Area
1
3.28 km2 (1.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
2,289
 • Density700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
78299 /78250
Elevation18–118 m (59–387 ft)
(avg. 58 m or 190 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Hardricourt is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.

The castle of Hardricourt was between 1970 and 2011 property of Jean-Bedel Bokassa, from 1966 dictator and between 1977 and 1979, the year he was overthrown, self-appointed emperor of the Central African Republic. He lived in the castle in exile from c. 1983 to 1986.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ Le Château d'Hardricourt