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Chambray is located in France
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Évreux
Canton Vernon-Nord
Mayor Joseph Renard
Elevation 30–135 m (98–443 ft)
(avg. 33 m/108 ft)
Land area1 8.42 km2 (3.25 sq mi)
Population2 461  (2008)
 - Density 55 /km2 (140 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 27140/ 27120
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.

Coordinates: 49°04′33″N 1°18′25″E / 49.0758333333°N 1.30694444444°E / 49.0758333333; 1.30694444444

Chambray is a commune in the Eure department in northern France, located 13 km northeast of Évreux on the north bank of the Eure River.


Historical population of Chambray
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2008
260 300 336 383 372 372 461

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