Wanchy-Capval

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Wanchy-Capval
Commune
The church in Wanchy-Capval
The church in Wanchy-Capval
Wanchy-Capval is located in France
Wanchy-Capval
Wanchy-Capval
Location within Normandy region
Wanchy-Capval is located in Normandy
Wanchy-Capval
Wanchy-Capval
Coordinates: 49°51′28″N 1°21′30″E / 49.8578°N 1.3583°E / 49.8578; 1.3583Coordinates: 49°51′28″N 1°21′30″E / 49.8578°N 1.3583°E / 49.8578; 1.3583
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentSeine-Maritime
ArrondissementDieppe
CantonNeufchâtel-en-Bray
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Londinières
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Maurice Rouland
Area119.31 km2 (7.46 sq mi)
Population (2014)2352
 • Density18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code76749 /76660
Elevation57–191 m (187–627 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Wanchy-Capval is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

Wanchy-Capval is situated by the banks of the river Eaulne in the Pays de Bray, some 14 miles (23 km) southeast of Dieppe at the junction of the D 920, D 115 and the D 117 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Wanchy-Capval
Year19621968197519821990199920052006201020112014
Population372448445397351317341340340341352
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 church of St. Mellan, dating from the eleventh century.
  • The church of St. Pierre, dating from the eleventh century.

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