Saint-Victor-l'Abbaye

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Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye
Commune
Belltower from Saint-Victor
Belltower from Saint-Victor
Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye is located in France
Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye
Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye
Location within Normandy region
Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye is located in Normandy
Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye
Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye
Coordinates: 49°40′29″N 1°07′16″E / 49.6747°N 1.1211°E / 49.6747; 1.1211Coordinates: 49°40′29″N 1°07′16″E / 49.6747°N 1.1211°E / 49.6747; 1.1211
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Luneray
Intercommunality CC Terroir de Caux
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jacques Lagnel
Area1 8.43 km2 (3.25 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 733
 • Density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 76656 /76890
Elevation 115–166 m (377–545 ft)
(avg. 116 m or 381 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.

Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the river Scie in the Pays de Caux, some 20 miles (32 km) south of Dieppe at the junction of the D 57, D 3 and D 929 roads. SNCF railways have a TER station here, connecting with Rouen and Dieppe.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793574—    
1836653+13.8%
1876540−17.3%
1936417−22.8%
1946458+9.8%
1954465+1.5%
1962537+15.5%
1968558+3.9%
1975573+2.7%
1982575+0.3%
1990569−1.0%
1999624+9.7%
2006627+0.5%
2011733+16.9%

Places of interest[edit]

  • The châteaux of St. Victor and Ménillet.
  • Traces of a feudal castle.
  • The church of St. Victor, dating from the thirteenth century.

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