Cresserons

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Cresserons
Église de Cresserons.jpg
Cresserons is located in France
Cresserons
Cresserons
Coordinates: 49°17′19″N 0°21′12″W / 49.2886°N 0.3533°W / 49.2886; -0.3533Coordinates: 49°17′19″N 0°21′12″W / 49.2886°N 0.3533°W / 49.2886; -0.3533
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Douvres-la-Délivrande
Intercommunality Cœur de Nacre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Lhermine
Area
 • Land1 3.59 km2 (1.39 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,231
 • Population2 density 340/km2 (890/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14197 / 14440
Elevation 17–59 m (56–194 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

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

Cresserons is located just south of the beaches of Normandy. During the Battle of Normandy in World War II, British troops arrived there and a battle was fought on 7 June 1944.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 578 —    
1800 428 −26.0%
1806 614 +43.5%
1821 630 +2.6%
1831 641 +1.7%
1836 655 +2.2%
1841 605 −7.6%
1846 617 +2.0%
1851 624 +1.1%
1856 641 +2.7%
1861 628 −2.0%
1866 601 −4.3%
1872 566 −5.8%
1876 531 −6.2%
1881 503 −5.3%
1886 500 −0.6%
1891 482 −3.6%
1896 450 −6.6%
1901 450 +0.0%
1906 470 +4.4%
1911 420 −10.6%
1921 357 −15.0%
1926 347 −2.8%
1931 310 −10.7%
1936 365 +17.7%
1946 373 +2.2%
1954 420 +12.6%
1962 405 −3.6%
1968 393 −3.0%
1975 435 +10.7%
1982 785 +80.5%
1990 953 +21.4%
1999 1,202 +26.1%
2008 1,231 +2.4%
2008 1,231 +0.0%

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