La Rue-Saint-Pierre, Seine-Maritime

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La Rue-Saint-Pierre
Commune
La Rue-Saint-Pierre is located in France
La Rue-Saint-Pierre
La Rue-Saint-Pierre
Coordinates: 49°33′52″N 1°14′51″E / 49.5644°N 1.2475°E / 49.5644; 1.2475Coordinates: 49°33′52″N 1°14′51″E / 49.5644°N 1.2475°E / 49.5644; 1.2475
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Le Mesnil-Esnard
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bruno Léger
Area1 7.68 km2 (2.97 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 575
 • Density 75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76547 /76690
Elevation 126–182 m (413–597 ft)
(avg. 165 m or 541 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 Rue-Saint-Pierre is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France. It belongs to the Arrondissement of Rouen and the Canton of Le Mesnil-Esnard(until 2015:Canton of Clères). The inhabitants are called Bocassiens .

Geography[edit]

A village of farming and a little light industry, situated in the Pays de Caux some 13 miles (21 km) northeast of Rouen, at the junction of the D6, D15 and the D928 roads. La Rue-Saint-Pierre is surrounded by the neighboring villages of Yquebeuf in the north, Estouteville-Écalles in the north-east, Vieux-Manoir in the east, Longuerue in the south-east, Pierreval in the south, Saint-André-sur-Cailly in the west and southwest, and Cailly in the north-west.

The A28 autoroute passes through the commune’s south-eastern section.

Politics and Administration[edit]

List of successive mayors
Period Identity Current
1985 Jacques Pollet Died in office
1985 2008 René Dubos
2008 In progress Bruno Léger Vice-president of the Moulin d'Écalles CC (2014 →)

Re-elected for the 2014-2020 term

Population[edit]

Historical population of La Rue-Saint-Pierre, Seine-Maritime
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 233 249 290 317 346 379 575
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]

  • The church of St. Pierre, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • A chapel and manor house at Mesnil-Godefroy.

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