Almenêches

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Almenêches
Coat of arms of Almenêches
Coat of arms
Almenêches is located in France
Almenêches
Almenêches
Coordinates: 48°41′54″N 0°06′39″E / 48.6983°N 0.1108°E / 48.6983; 0.1108Coordinates: 48°41′54″N 0°06′39″E / 48.6983°N 0.1108°E / 48.6983; 0.1108
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Orne
Arrondissement Argentan
Canton Mortrée
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays de Mortrée
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Vinet
Area
 • Land1 20.27 km2 (7.83 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 649
 • Population2 density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 61002 / 61570
Elevation 158–247 m (518–810 ft)
(avg. 171 m or 561 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.

Almenêches is a commune in the Orne department in north-wstern France.

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are known as Almenéchois.[1]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1865 853 —    
1865 853 +0.0%
1962 611 −28.4%
1968 615 +0.7%
1975 516 −16.1%
1982 600 +16.3%
1990 660 +10.0%
1999 645 −2.3%
2005 687 +6.5%
2009 649 −5.5%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Almenêches
The arms of Almenêches are blazoned :
Azure, on a bend argent between an anchor and a mullet Or, 3 ermine spots (palewise) sable.



See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mairie d'Almenêches, Ouest-France.fr.