La Bouille

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La Bouille
La Bouille et son bac.JPG
Coat of arms of La Bouille
Coat of arms
La Bouille is located in France
La Bouille
La Bouille
Coordinates: 49°21′04″N 0°55′55″E / 49.351°N 0.932°E / 49.351; 0.932Coordinates: 49°21′04″N 0°55′55″E / 49.351°N 0.932°E / 49.351; 0.932
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Grand-Couronne
Intercommunality Rouen
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joel Temperton
Area1 1.27 km2 (0.49 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 818
 • Density 640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76131 / 76530
Elevation 2–133 m (6.6–436.4 ft)
(avg. 5 m or 16 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.

La Bouille is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.


A small village (in area) surrounded by woodland situated south of a meander of the river Seine, some 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Rouen, at the junction of the D64, D132 and the D675 roads. A ferry service crosses the river to Sahurs.


Historical population of La Bouille
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 561 611 661 550 862 791 818
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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Places of interest[edit]

Looking south to La Bouille
The ferry dock at La Bouille

  • The church of St. Madeleine, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • A sixteenth century salt warehouse.
  • Several lesser buildings dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The Château Albert Lambert.
  • The seventeenth-century château de l'Ermitage

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