Bretteville-sur-Ay

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Bretteville-sur-Ay
Bretteville-sur-Ay is located in France
Bretteville-sur-Ay
Bretteville-sur-Ay
Coordinates: 49°15′40″N 1°37′52″W / 49.2611°N 1.6311°W / 49.2611; -1.6311Coordinates: 49°15′40″N 1°37′52″W / 49.2611°N 1.6311°W / 49.2611; -1.6311
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Coutances
Canton Lessay
Intercommunality Canton de Lessay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Sylvain Jeanne
Area
 • Land1 9.75 km2 (3.76 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 369
 • Population2 density 38/km2 (98/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50078 / 50430
Elevation 4–38 m (13–125 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

Bretteville-sur-Ay is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 646 —    
1800 572 −11.5%
1806 683 +19.4%
1821 678 −0.7%
1831 707 +4.3%
1836 738 +4.4%
1841 748 +1.4%
1846 700 −6.4%
1851 717 +2.4%
1856 700 −2.4%
1861 662 −5.4%
1866 622 −6.0%
1872 570 −8.4%
1876 536 −6.0%
1881 566 +5.6%
1886 556 −1.8%
1891 506 −9.0%
1896 459 −9.3%
1901 451 −1.7%
1906 446 −1.1%
1911 446 +0.0%
1921 381 −14.6%
1926 385 +1.0%
1931 360 −6.5%
1936 412 +14.4%
1946 375 −9.0%
1954 413 +10.1%
1962 395 −4.4%
1968 367 −7.1%
1975 378 +3.0%
1982 321 −15.1%
1990 302 −5.9%
1999 317 +5.0%
2009 369 +16.4%

International relations[edit]

Bretteville is twinned with the village of Sway, England.[1]

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