Aunou-sur-Orne

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Aunou-sur-Orne
Aunou-sur-Orne is located in France
Aunou-sur-Orne
Aunou-sur-Orne
Coordinates: 48°36′44″N 0°13′50″E / 48.6122°N 0.2306°E / 48.6122; 0.2306Coordinates: 48°36′44″N 0°13′50″E / 48.6122°N 0.2306°E / 48.6122; 0.2306
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Orne
Arrondissement Alençon
Canton Sées
Intercommunality Pays de Sées
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Louvel
Area1 18.04 km2 (6.97 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 257
 • Density 14/km2 (37/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 61015 / 61500
Elevation 171–233 m (561–764 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

Aunou-sur-Orne is a commune in the Orne department in northwestern France.

History[edit]

In 1811 Aunou-sur-Orne absorbed the neighbouring commune of Saint-Cenery-près-Séez (sometimes spelled Saint-Cénery-près-Sées or Saint-Céneri-près-Sées).[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 315 —    
1968 273 −13.3%
1975 227 −16.8%
1982 207 −8.8%
1990 257 +24.2%
1999 255 −0.8%
2006 255 +0.0%
2009 257 +0.8%

Personalities[edit]

Nicolas-Jacques Conté (4 August 1755 – 6 December 1805) was a French painter, balloonist, army officer, and inventor of the modern pencil. He was born at Saint-Céneri-près-Sées.

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