Courson

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Courson
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Courson is located in France
Courson
Courson
Coordinates: 48°51′16″N 1°04′48″W / 48.8544°N 1.08°W / 48.8544; -1.08Coordinates: 48°51′16″N 1°04′48″W / 48.8544°N 1.08°W / 48.8544; -1.08
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Vire
Canton Saint-Sever-Calvados
Intercommunality Séverine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Bidet
Area
 • Land1 16.7 km2 (6.4 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 423
 • Population2 density 25/km2 (66/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14192 / 14380
Elevation 94–231 m (308–758 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 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.

Courson is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 662 —    
1968 591 −10.7%
1975 529 −10.5%
1982 490 −7.4%
1990 420 −14.3%
1999 484 +15.2%
2008 423 −12.6%

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