Petiville, Seine-Maritime

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Coat of arms of Petiville
Coat of arms
Petiville is located in France
Location within Normandy region
Petiville is located in Normandy
Coordinates: 49°27′40″N 0°35′18″E / 49.4611°N 0.5883°E / 49.4611; 0.5883Coordinates: 49°27′40″N 0°35′18″E / 49.4611°N 0.5883°E / 49.4611; 0.5883
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Le Havre
Canton Notre-Dame-de-Gravenchon
Intercommunality CA Caux vallée de Seine
 • Mayor Moïse Moreira
Area1 16.74 km2 (6.46 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,057
 • Density 63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 76499 /76330
Elevation 0–38 m (0–125 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.

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


A farming and quarrying village in the Pays de Caux, situated some 22 miles (35 km) east of Le Havre, at the junction of the D28 and the D281 roads. The meandering river Seine forms the commune’s southern and western borders.


Arms of Petiville
The arms of Petiville are blazoned :
Argent, on a bend wavy azure between a leopard and a buckle reversed gules, a sword Or.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
629 765 980 922 970 982 1057
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the nineteenth century.

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