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
Location within Normandy region
Ouville-la-Rivière is located in Normandy
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
YearPop.±%
1793422—    
1800469+11.1%
1806485+3.4%
1821484−0.2%
1831603+24.6%
1836634+5.1%
1841621−2.1%
1846637+2.6%
1851653+2.5%
1856682+4.4%
1861693+1.6%
1866638−7.9%
1872630−1.3%
1876666+5.7%
1881668+0.3%
1886628−6.0%
1891607−3.3%
1896599−1.3%
1901606+1.2%
1906608+0.3%
1911603−0.8%
1921596−1.2%
1926616+3.4%
1931649+5.4%
1936609−6.2%
1946650+6.7%
1954691+6.3%
1962674−2.5%
1968642−4.7%
1975645+0.5%
1982609−5.6%
1990634+4.1%
1999602−5.0%
2004590−2.0%
2006592+0.3%
2007580−2.0%
2008568−2.1%
2009556−2.1%
2010549−1.3%
2011546−0.5%
2012537−1.6%
2013527−1.9%
2014518−1.7%

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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