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Le Havre
Le Havre Vue Plage 14 07 2005.jpg
Coat o airms o Le Havre
Coat o airms
Le Havre is locatit in Fraunce
Le Havre
Le Havre
Location within Normandy region
Le Havre is locatit in Normandy
Le Havre
Le Havre
Coordinates: 49°29′24″N 0°06′00″E / 49.49000°N 0.100000°E / 49.49000; 0.100000Coordinates: 49°29′24″N 0°06′00″E / 49.49000°N 0.100000°E / 49.49000; 0.100000
Kintra Fraunce
Region Normandy
Depairtment Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Intercommunality CODAH
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2010 - 2014) Edouard Phillippe (UMP)
Area1 46.95 km2 (18.13 sq mi)
 • Urban (2006) 182.45 km2 (70.44 sq mi)
 • Metro (2006) 615.39 km2 (237.60 sq mi)
Population (2007)2 179,751
 • Rank 12t in Fraunce
 • Density 3,800/km2 (9,900/sq mi)
 • Urban (2006) 246,195
 • Urban density 1,300/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
 • Metro (2006) 291,765
 • Metro density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC +1) (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76351 /
Wabsteid www.ville-lehavre.fr

1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries.

2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.
Le Havre
Le Havre
Le Havre.jpg
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Offeecial name Le Havre, the Ceety Rebuilt bi Auguste Perret
Location Agglomeration community of Le Havre, Seine-Maritime, arrondissement of Le Havre, Fraunce Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates 49°29′39″N 0°06′29″E / 49.4942°N 0.1081°E / 49.4942; 0.1081
Aurie 46.95 km2 (505,400,000 sq ft)
Criteria Cultural: ii, iv
Reference 1181
Inscription 2005 (29th Session)
Wabsteid lehavre.fr

Le Havre (French pronunciation: ​[lə ɑvʁ]) is a ceety in the Seine-Maritime depairtment o the Upper Normandy region in Fraunce. It is situatit in north-wastren Fraunce, on the richt bank o the mooth o the river Seine on the Inglis Channel. Le Havre is the maist populous commune in the Haute-Normandie region, although the total population o the greater Le Havre conurbation is smawer than that o Rouen. It is the seicont lairgest subprefectur in Fraunce (efter Reims). Its port is the seicont busiest in Fraunce (efter that o Marseille). Syne 1974 it haes been the see o the diocese o Le Havre.

Twin touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

Le Havre is twinned, or haes a sister ceety relationship wi:[1]

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  1. "Le Havre Website - Twin Towns". lehavre.eu. Retrieved 29 November 2008. 
  2. "Saint Petersburg in figures - International and Interregional Ties". Saint Petersburg City Government. Retrieved 23 November 2008.