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Motteville is located in France
Coordinates: 49°38′10″N 0°51′22″E / 49.6361°N 0.8561°E / 49.6361; 0.8561Coordinates: 49°38′10″N 0°51′22″E / 49.6361°N 0.8561°E / 49.6361; 0.8561
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Yvetot
Intercommunality CC Plateau de Caux-Doudeville-Yerville
 • Mayor Elisabeth Petit
Area1 8.68 km2 (3.35 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 728
 • Density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76456 /76970
Elevation 135–157 m (443–515 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Motteville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.


A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 22 miles (35 km) northwest of Rouen at the junction of the D20, D89, D53 and the D336 roads. SNCF operates a TER (train) train service here.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
553 604 620 666 706 730 728
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Michel, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The Château Henri IV
  • The sixteenth century fortified manorhouse.

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