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|Intercommunality||Caux-Vallée de Seine|
|• Mayor||Jacques Bardel|
|Area1||11.1 km2 (4.3 sq mi)|
|• Density||71/km2 (180/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||76742 /76490|
0–147 m (0–482 ft) |
(avg. 6 m or 20 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.
|The arms of Villequier are blazoned :|
Gules, on a cross fleury between 12 billets Or, an anchor sable.
|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
- The church of St. Pierre, dating from the sixteenth century.
- The church of St. Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
- The fifteenth-century chateau of Ételan, with its park and a dovecote.
- Medieval fortifications at La Guerche.
- Three seventeenth-century manorhouses.
- An eighteenth-century presbytery.
- The chapel of Barre-Y-Va.
- The Victor Hugo museum.
- The Hugo family tombs in the cemetery.
- Victor Hugo (1802–1895), dramatist, spent much time here with his friends and family.
- Auguste Vacquerie (1819–1895), poet and journalist, was born here and is buried here.
- Arrêté préfectoral 16 December 2015
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- Villequier on the Quid website (in French)
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