La Rue-Saint-Pierre, Seine-Maritime
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Bruno Léger|
|7.68 km2 (2.97 sq mi)|
|• Density||100/km2 (270/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|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.|
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 .
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
|1985||Jacques Pollet||Died in office|
|2008||In progress||Bruno Léger||Vice-president of the Moulin d'Écalles CC (2014 →)
Re-elected for the 2014-2020 term
|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
- The church of St. Pierre, dating from the sixteenth century.
- A chapel and manor house at Mesnil-Godefroy.
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