Montville, Seine-Maritime

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Coat of arms of Montville
Coat of arms
Montville is located in France
Coordinates: 49°32′50″N 1°04′35″E / 49.5472°N 1.0764°E / 49.5472; 1.0764Coordinates: 49°32′50″N 1°04′35″E / 49.5472°N 1.0764°E / 49.5472; 1.0764
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Bois-Guillaume
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Portes Nord-Ouest de Rouen
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Martin (PR)
Area1 10.85 km2 (4.19 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 4,539
 • Density 420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76452 /76710
Elevation 42–178 m (138–584 ft)
(avg. 51 m or 167 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.

Montville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.


A small town of forestry farming and light industry situated some 9 miles (14 km) north of Rouen at the junction of the D44, D51 and the D155 roads. SNCF operates a TER train service here. Two small rivers meet here, the Clérette and the Cailly.


Arms of Montville
The arms of Montville are blazoned :
Per fess wavy azure and gules, a barrulet wavy between (in chief) in fess, a toothed wheel between 2 weavers shuttles palewise, and (in base) a plough argent.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2009 2010
4057 4139 4111 4365 4252 4644 4539 4687 4736
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption, dating from the eleventh century.
  • A seventeenth century chapel.
  • The château, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The National Firefighters Museum.
  • Several interesting old buildings dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The mairie, housing a tricolor dating from 1789.

Twin towns[edit]

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