Crocy

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Crocy
Crocy is located in France
Crocy
Crocy
Coordinates: 48°52′51″N 0°03′51″W / 48.8808°N 0.0642°W / 48.8808; -0.0642Coordinates: 48°52′51″N 0°03′51″W / 48.8808°N 0.0642°W / 48.8808; -0.0642
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Morteaux-Coulibœuf
Intercommunality Pays de Falaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Guth
Area
 • Land1 10.07 km2 (3.89 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 295
 • Population2 density 29/km2 (76/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14206 / 14620
Elevation 56–106 m (184–348 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.

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

It is situated close to Falaise. Its name is believed to derive from Crocius, a Roman general.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 348 —    
1968 311 −10.6%
1975 311 +0.0%
1982 305 −1.9%
1990 304 −0.3%
1999 289 −4.9%
2008 295 +2.1%

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