Hambye

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Hambye
La mairie
La mairie
Hambye is located in France
Hambye
Hambye
Coordinates: 48°56′52″N 1°15′52″W / 48.9478°N 1.2644°W / 48.9478; -1.2644Coordinates: 48°56′52″N 1°15′52″W / 48.9478°N 1.2644°W / 48.9478; -1.2644
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Coutances
Canton Gavray
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du canton de Gavray
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Nadège Besnier
Area1 29.57 km2 (11.42 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,151
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50228 / 50450
Elevation 47–166 m (154–545 ft)
(avg. 89 m or 292 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.

Hambye is a commune in the Manche department in north-western France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Hambye
The arms of Hambye are blazoned :
Or, 2 fesses azure between 10 martlets in orle gules.



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