Breteuil, Oise

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Breteuil-sur-Noye
Former abbey and the castle
Former abbey and the castle
Coat of arms of Breteuil-sur-Noye
Coat of arms
Location of Breteuil-sur-Noye
Breteuil-sur-Noye is located in France
Breteuil-sur-Noye
Breteuil-sur-Noye
Breteuil-sur-Noye is located in Hauts-de-France
Breteuil-sur-Noye
Breteuil-sur-Noye
Coordinates: 49°38′00″N 2°17′39″E / 49.6333°N 2.2942°E / 49.6333; 2.2942Coordinates: 49°38′00″N 2°17′39″E / 49.6333°N 2.2942°E / 49.6333; 2.2942
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentOise
ArrondissementClermont
CantonSaint-Just-en-Chaussée
IntercommunalityVallées de la Brèche et de la Noye
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean Cauwel
Area
1
17.27 km2 (6.67 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,559
 • Density260/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
60104 /60120
Elevation70–166 m (230–545 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Breteuil or Breteuil-sur-Noye is a commune in the Oise department in northern France.

It is located in the Noye valley.

Law of Breteuil[edit]

The Duke of Normandy gave a charter to Breteuil guaranteeing it many freedoms. After the Norman conquest of England and later the Norman Conquest of Ireland, the "law of Breteuil" was granted to many towns in those countries.[2][3]

Population[edit]

Its inhabitants are calles Brituliens.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 2,030—    
1800 2,160+6.4%
1806 2,112−2.2%
1821 2,099−0.6%
1831 2,284+8.8%
1836 2,415+5.7%
1841 2,399−0.7%
1846 2,561+6.8%
1851 2,736+6.8%
1856 2,794+2.1%
1861 2,907+4.0%
1866 2,815−3.2%
1872 2,802−0.5%
1876 3,074+9.7%
1881 3,146+2.3%
1886 3,154+0.3%
1891 3,108−1.5%
1896 2,991−3.8%
1901 2,830−5.4%
1906 2,839+0.3%
1911 2,700−4.9%
1921 2,325−13.9%
1926 2,426+4.3%
1931 2,516+3.7%
1936 2,359−6.2%
1946 1,785−24.3%
1954 2,241+25.5%
1962 2,748+22.6%
1968 3,085+12.3%
1975 3,531+14.5%
1982 3,873+9.7%
1990 3,879+0.2%
1999 4,120+6.2%
2006 4,267+3.6%
2009 4,359+2.2%
2012 4,475+2.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Ballard, Adolphus (October 1915). "The Law of Breteuil" (PDF). The English Historical Review. Oxford University Press. 30 (120): 646–658. doi:10.1093/ehr/xxx.cxx.646. JSTOR 551301.
  3. ^ Pounds, Norman John Greville (2005-01-01). The Medieval City. Greenwood Publishing Group. pp. 174–5. ISBN 9780313324987. Retrieved 10 September 2015.