Buais

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Buais
Buais is located in France
Buais
Buais
Coordinates: 48°31′23″N 0°58′04″W / 48.5231°N 0.9678°W / 48.5231; -0.9678Coordinates: 48°31′23″N 0°58′04″W / 48.5231°N 0.9678°W / 48.5231; -0.9678
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Le Teilleul
Intercommunality Sélune
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Eric Courteille
Area
 • Land1 17.92 km2 (6.92 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 568
 • Population2 density 32/km2 (82/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50090 / 50640
Elevation 115–238 m (377–781 ft)
(avg. 216 m or 709 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.

Buais is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in northwestern France.

Location[edit]

Buais is a small village southeast of Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouet.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,300 —    
1800 1,268 −2.5%
1806 1,319 +4.0%
1821 1,168 −11.4%
1831 1,195 +2.3%
1836 1,380 +15.5%
1841 1,432 +3.8%
1846 1,350 −5.7%
1851 1,470 +8.9%
1856 1,440 −2.0%
1861 1,429 −0.8%
1866 1,420 −0.6%
1872 1,380 −2.8%
1876 1,332 −3.5%
1881 1,351 +1.4%
1886 1,327 −1.8%
1891 1,313 −1.1%
1896 1,297 −1.2%
1901 1,303 +0.5%
1906 1,211 −7.1%
1911 1,182 −2.4%
1921 976 −17.4%
1926 1,021 +4.6%
1931 1,008 −1.3%
1936 1,056 +4.8%
1946 1,031 −2.4%
1954 955 −7.4%
1962 983 +2.9%
1968 901 −8.3%
1975 822 −8.8%
1982 776 −5.6%
1990 702 −9.5%
1999 652 −7.1%
2009 568 −12.9%

Amenities[edit]

It has a bakery, bar/post office, corner shop, hairdresser, taxi office, and veterinarian.

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