Sainte-Geneviève, Seine-Maritime

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Coat of arms of Sainte-Geneviève
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Sainte-Geneviève is located in France
Coordinates: 49°39′16″N 1°26′07″E / 49.6544°N 1.4353°E / 49.6544; 1.4353Coordinates: 49°39′16″N 1°26′07″E / 49.6544°N 1.4353°E / 49.6544; 1.4353
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Neufchâtel-en-Bray
Intercommunality CC Bray-Eawy
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Josée Hautot
Area1 14.33 km2 (5.53 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 279
 • Density 19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76578 /76440
Elevation 103–231 m (338–758 ft)
(avg. 172 m or 564 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-Geneviève (sometimes Sainte-Geneviève-en-Bray) is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.


A farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 28 miles (45 km) southeast of Dieppe at the junction of the D1, the D83 and the D915 roads. Three small tributaries of the Béthune River have their source in the land around the commune.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
433 546 348 307 253 251 279
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Geneviève, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The chateau of Mainemare and its park.

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