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Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy is located in France
Coordinates: 49°33′55″N 1°21′04″E / 49.5653°N 1.3511°E / 49.5653; 1.3511Coordinates: 49°33′55″N 1°21′04″E / 49.5653°N 1.3511°E / 49.5653; 1.3511
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Le Mesnil-Esnard
 • Mayor Béatrice Drouin
Area1 13.8 km2 (5.3 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 670
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76571 /76750
Elevation 120–195 m (394–640 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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.

Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

The inhabitants of the town of Sainte-Croix-sur-Buchy are "Cruciens St., San Cruciennes."[1]


A farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 16 miles (26 km) northeast of Rouen at the junction of the D7, D90, D93 and the D98 roads.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
356 438 460 462 512 545 670
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Croix, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of St. Médard & St. Godard, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Traces of the chateau du Grand Beslel.
  • The seventeenth-century stone cross in the cemetery.

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