Brouay

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Brouay
Eglise Brouay.JPG
Brouay is located in France
Brouay
Brouay
Coordinates: 49°12′47″N 0°33′47″W / 49.2131°N 0.5631°W / 49.2131; -0.5631Coordinates: 49°12′47″N 0°33′47″W / 49.2131°N 0.5631°W / 49.2131; -0.5631
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Tilly-sur-Seulles
Intercommunality Thue et Mue
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Leredde
Area1 3.98 km2 (1.54 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 465
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14109 / 14250
Elevation 50–84 m (164–276 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Brouay is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France. There is a cemetery for war dead in the churchyard, with 377 graves of combatants killed during the Normandy campaigns - mostly from the United Kingdom.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 246 —    
1968 277 +12.6%
1975 256 −7.6%
1982 238 −7.0%
1990 239 +0.4%
1999 320 +33.9%
2008 465 +45.3%

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