Veulettes-sur-Mer

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Veulettes-sur-Mer
Commune
A general view of Veulettes-sur-Mer
A general view of Veulettes-sur-Mer
Coat of arms of Veulettes-sur-Mer
Coat of arms
Veulettes-sur-Mer is located in France
Veulettes-sur-Mer
Veulettes-sur-Mer
Location within Normandy region
Veulettes-sur-Mer is located in Normandy
Veulettes-sur-Mer
Veulettes-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 49°50′52″N 0°35′49″E / 49.8478°N 0.5969°E / 49.8478; 0.5969Coordinates: 49°50′52″N 0°35′49″E / 49.8478°N 0.5969°E / 49.8478; 0.5969
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentSeine-Maritime
ArrondissementDieppe
CantonSaint-Valery-en-Caux
IntercommunalityCC Côte d'Albâtre
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Françoise Guillot
Area14.71 km2 (1.82 sq mi)
Population (2006)2336
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code76736 /76450
Elevation0–81 m (0–266 ft)
(avg. 10 m or 33 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.

Veulettes-sur-Mer is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A tourism and farming village situated on the coast of the English Channel in the Pays de Caux, some 27 miles (43 km) southwest of Dieppe at the junction of the D79 and the D271. The Durdent river flows to the sea here through the pebble beach (the longest in the department at 2 km) and huge chalk cliffs which rise up to face the sea .

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Veulettes-sur-Mer
The arms of Veulettes-sur-Mer are blazoned :
Azure, in fess 2 roses Or and in pale a crescent and a heart with a cross on top argent (those 4 charges in a lozenge formation), and in chief a label argent.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Veulettes-sur-Mer
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population439363342369299296336
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

The cliffs of Veulettes
  • The church of St. Valery, dating from the twelfth century.
  • A sixteenth-century stone cross.
  • The cliffs.

People[edit]

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