Hamelin, Manche

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Hamelin
Hamelin is located in France
Hamelin
Hamelin
Coordinates: 48°32′41″N 1°12′29″W / 48.5447°N 1.2081°W / 48.5447; -1.2081Coordinates: 48°32′41″N 1°12′29″W / 48.5447°N 1.2081°W / 48.5447; -1.2081
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Saint-James
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Saint-James
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Louis Ledauphin
Area
 • Land1 2.46 km2 (0.95 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 118
 • Population2 density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50229 / 50730
Elevation 88–161 m (289–528 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

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

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