Val-de-la-Haye

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Val-de-la-Haye
Commune
Coat of arms of Val-de-la-Haye
Coat of arms
Val-de-la-Haye is located in France
Val-de-la-Haye
Val-de-la-Haye
Location within Normandy region
Val-de-la-Haye is located in Normandy
Val-de-la-Haye
Val-de-la-Haye
Coordinates: 49°22′41″N 1°00′07″E / 49.378°N 1.002°E / 49.378; 1.002Coordinates: 49°22′41″N 1°00′07″E / 49.378°N 1.002°E / 49.378; 1.002
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Canteleu
Intercommunality Métropole Rouen Normandie
Government
 • Mayor (2014 - 2020) Étienne Hebert
Area1 10.16 km2 (3.92 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 694
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 76717 /76380
Elevation 2–119 m (6.6–390.4 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.

Val-de-la-Haye is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A forestry and light industrial village situated by the banks of the Seine, some 6 miles (9.7 km) southwest of Rouen on the D 51 road. A car ferry connects with the commune of Petit-Couronne on the opposite bank.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Val-de-la-Haye
The arms of the commune of Val-de-la-Haye are blazoned :
Per pale 1: gules, 2 demi-leopards issuant from the line of division and 2: azure, a boat proper issuant from sinister sailing on a base barry wavy azure and argent, and in chief an imperial French eagle Or grasping a lightning bolt argent; over the per pale line of division, a sword throughout argent garnished proper, the guard has argent blobs at the tips, and is charged with a lozenge argent charged with a Maltese cross; and the pommel is charged with a torteau [gules]; the entire shield fimbriated Or.



Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793775—    
1800700−9.7%
1806707+1.0%
1821595−15.8%
1831602+1.2%
1836601−0.2%
1841552−8.2%
1846519−6.0%
1851519+0.0%
1856497−4.2%
1861478−3.8%
1866468−2.1%
1872385−17.7%
1876384−0.3%
1881393+2.3%
1886417+6.1%
1891382−8.4%
1896367−3.9%
1901359−2.2%
1906331−7.8%
1911372+12.4%
1921397+6.7%
1926370−6.8%
1931437+18.1%
1936434−0.7%
1946582+34.1%
1954765+31.4%
1962729−4.7%
1968754+3.4%
1975669−11.3%
1982715+6.9%
1990805+12.6%
1999789−2.0%
2006751−4.8%
2007746−0.7%
2008732−1.9%
2009723−1.2%
2010720−0.4%
2011718−0.3%
2012716−0.3%
2013705−1.5%
2014694−1.6%


Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Jean-Baptiste, dating from the twentieth century.
  • Vestiges of the thirteenth-century Templars’ Sainte-Vaubourg commandery.
  • A commemorative stone column topped with a bronze eagle, built in 1846.

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