Les Andelys

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Les Andelys
Subprefecture and commune
The church and surroundings in Les Andelys
The church and surroundings in Les Andelys
Coat of arms of Les Andelys
Coat of arms
Les Andelys is located in France
Les Andelys
Les Andelys
Location within Normandy region
Les Andelys is located in Normandy
Les Andelys
Les Andelys
Coordinates: 49°14′46″N 1°24′45″E / 49.2461°N 1.4125°E / 49.2461; 1.4125Coordinates: 49°14′46″N 1°24′45″E / 49.2461°N 1.4125°E / 49.2461; 1.4125
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Les Andelys
Canton Les Andelys
Intercommunality Andelys Environs
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Laure Dael
Area1 40.62 km2 (15.68 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 8,253
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 27016 /27700
Elevation 7–161 m (23–528 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 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.

Les Andelys (French pronunciation: ​[lez‿ɑ̃dli]) is a commune in the Eure department in Normandy in northern France.

Geography[edit]

It lies on the Seine, about 35 km (22 mi) northeast of Évreux.

The commune is divided into two parts, Grand-Andely and Petit-Andely.

Panorama from the belvedere of Château Gaillard

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 5,140—    
1800 5,160+0.4%
1806 5,048−2.2%
1821 5,016−0.6%
1831 5,168+3.0%
1836 5,085−1.6%
1841 5,345+5.1%
1846 5,000−6.5%
1851 5,161+3.2%
1856 5,026−2.6%
1861 5,137+2.2%
1866 5,161+0.5%
1872 5,379+4.2%
1876 5,574+3.6%
1881 5,474−1.8%
1886 5,423−0.9%
1891 6,040+11.4%
1896 5,923−1.9%
1901 5,715−3.5%
1906 5,514−3.5%
1911 5,530+0.3%
1921 5,237−5.3%
1926 5,396+3.0%
1931 5,366−0.6%
1936 5,529+3.0%
1946 5,238−5.3%
1954 5,648+7.8%
1962 6,090+7.8%
1968 7,053+15.8%
1975 8,196+16.2%
1982 8,124−0.9%
1990 8,455+4.1%
1999 9,044+7.0%
2008 8,253−8.7%

Sights[edit]

Château Gaillard, Donjon
Our Lady's Church

Personalities[edit]

Les Andelys was the birthplace of:

See also[edit]

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