Ouville-la-Rivière

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Ouville-la-Rivière
Commune
Coat of arms of Ouville-la-Rivière
Coat of arms
Ouville-la-Rivière is located in France
Ouville-la-Rivière
Ouville-la-Rivière
Coordinates: 49°52′25″N 0°57′37″E / 49.8736°N 0.9603°E / 49.8736; 0.9603Coordinates: 49°52′25″N 0°57′37″E / 49.8736°N 0.9603°E / 49.8736; 0.9603
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Dieppe-1
Intercommunality CC Terroir de Caux
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jacques Thélu
Area1 6.34 km2 (2.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 602
 • Density 95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76492 /76860
Elevation 7–74 m (23–243 ft)
(avg. 9 m or 30 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.

Ouville-la-Rivière is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A village of farming and light industry situated by the banks of the river Saâne in the Pays de Caux at the junction of the D 27, D 54 and the D 925 roads, some 6 miles (9.7 km) southwest of Dieppe.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 422 —    
1800 469 +11.1%
1806 485 +3.4%
1821 484 −0.2%
1831 603 +24.6%
1836 634 +5.1%
1841 621 −2.1%
1846 637 +2.6%
1851 653 +2.5%
1856 682 +4.4%
1861 693 +1.6%
1866 638 −7.9%
1872 630 −1.3%
1876 666 +5.7%
1881 668 +0.3%
1886 628 −6.0%
1891 607 −3.3%
1896 599 −1.3%
1901 606 +1.2%
1906 608 +0.3%
1911 603 −0.8%
1921 596 −1.2%
1926 616 +3.4%
1931 649 +5.4%
1936 609 −6.2%
1946 650 +6.7%
1954 691 +6.3%
1962 674 −2.5%
1968 642 −4.7%
1975 645 +0.5%
1982 609 −5.6%
1990 634 +4.1%
1999 602 −5.0%
2004 590 −2.0%
2006 592 +0.3%
2007 580 −2.0%
2008 568 −2.1%
2009 556 −2.1%
2010 549 −1.3%
2011 546 −0.5%
2012 537 −1.6%
2013 527 −1.9%
2014 518 −1.7%

Places of interest[edit]

  • A yew tree nearly 1000 years old.
  • The eighteenth-century château de Tous les Mesnils, open to visitors on weekend afternoons in the summer.
  • The manorhouse du Tessy, now a guesthouse.
  • The château d'Ouville, damaged during World War II, and not yet completely rebuilt.
  • The church of St. Gilles, dating from the eleventh century.
  • A sixteenth-century stone cross.

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