La Fontelaye

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La Fontelaye
Commune
La Fontelaye is located in France
La Fontelaye
La Fontelaye
Location within Normandy region
La Fontelaye is located in Normandy
La Fontelaye
La Fontelaye
Coordinates: 49°41′49″N 0°57′14″E / 49.6969°N 0.9539°E / 49.6969; 0.9539Coordinates: 49°41′49″N 0°57′14″E / 49.6969°N 0.9539°E / 49.6969; 0.9539
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Luneray
Intercommunality CC Terroir de Caux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Caroline Dupuy
Area1 3.99 km2 (1.54 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 35
 • Density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 76274 /76890
Elevation 91–157 m (299–515 ft)
(avg. 97 m or 318 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 Fontelaye is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A very small farming village situated by the banks of the Saâne river in the Pays de Caux, some 21 miles (34 km) south of Dieppe at the junction of the D303 and the D23 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of La Fontelaye
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population40514438394035
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]

  • A seventeenth century château built on the ruins of an earlier castle.
  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the thirteenth century.

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