Bretteville-sur-Odon

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Bretteville-sur-Odon
Odon bretteville.jpg
Coat of arms of Bretteville-sur-Odon
Coat of arms
Bretteville-sur-Odon is located in France
Bretteville-sur-Odon
Bretteville-sur-Odon
Coordinates: 49°10′14″N 0°24′46″W / 49.1706°N 0.4128°W / 49.1706; -0.4128Coordinates: 49°10′14″N 0°24′46″W / 49.1706°N 0.4128°W / 49.1706; -0.4128
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Caen-1
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Estrade
Area
 • Land1 6.46 km2 (2.49 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 4,060
 • Population2 density 630/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14101 / 14760
Elevation 5–72 m (16–236 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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-Odon is a commune in the department of Calvados in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France. It lies on the river Odon, about 5 km (3.1 mi) west of Caen.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 544 —    
1800 559 +2.8%
1806 618 +10.6%
1821 752 +21.7%
1831 756 +0.5%
1836 801 +6.0%
1841 804 +0.4%
1846 784 −2.5%
1851 803 +2.4%
1856 803 +0.0%
1861 817 +1.7%
1866 795 −2.7%
1872 758 −4.7%
1876 732 −3.4%
1881 737 +0.7%
1886 671 −9.0%
1891 634 −5.5%
1896 682 +7.6%
1901 556 −18.5%
1906 631 +13.5%
1911 651 +3.2%
1921 660 +1.4%
1926 652 −1.2%
1931 755 +15.8%
1936 726 −3.8%
1946 760 +4.7%
1954 1,807 +137.8%
1962 1,232 −31.8%
1968 2,182 +77.1%
1975 2,466 +13.0%
1982 3,326 +34.9%
1990 3,623 +8.9%
1999 3,951 +9.1%
2008 4,060 +2.8%

Twin towns[edit]

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