Audouville-la-Hubert

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Audouville-la-Hubert
Audouville-la-Hubert is located in France
Audouville-la-Hubert
Audouville-la-Hubert
Coordinates: 49°24′33″N 1°14′27″W / 49.4092°N 1.2408°W / 49.4092; -1.2408Coordinates: 49°24′33″N 1°14′27″W / 49.4092°N 1.2408°W / 49.4092; -1.2408
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg-Octeville
Canton Sainte-Mère-Église
Intercommunality Sainte-Mère-Église
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Leconte
Area
 • Land1 6.40 km2 (2.47 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 57
 • Population2 density 8.9/km2 (23/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50021 / 50480
Elevation 1–22 m (3.3–72.2 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.

Audouville-la-Hubert is a commune in the Manche department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

History[edit]

Audouville La Hubert was the scene of a murder of disarmed German POWs by American paratroopers in 1944. Shortly after the capture of Sainte Marie d'Eglise, 30 Wehrmacht soldiers were captured and shot by what is widely believed to be the US 101st Airborne Division.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 226 —    
1800 236 +4.4%
1806 248 +5.1%
1821 249 +0.4%
1831 259 +4.0%
1836 301 +16.2%
1841 305 +1.3%
1846 245 −19.7%
1851 242 −1.2%
1856 197 −18.6%
1861 212 +7.6%
1866 217 +2.4%
1872 210 −3.2%
1876 214 +1.9%
1881 200 −6.5%
1886 196 −2.0%
1891 188 −4.1%
1896 176 −6.4%
1901 169 −4.0%
1906 165 −2.4%
1911 192 +16.4%
1921 162 −15.6%
1926 163 +0.6%
1931 165 +1.2%
1936 154 −6.7%
1946 138 −10.4%
1954 135 −2.2%
1962 161 +19.3%
1968 128 −20.5%
1975 129 +0.8%
1982 93 −27.9%
1990 97 +4.3%
1999 83 −14.4%
2006 73 −12.0%
2009 57 −21.9%

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