La Baleine

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La Baleine
La Baleine is located in France
La Baleine
La Baleine
Coordinates: 48°55′31″N 1°19′00″W / 48.9253°N 1.3167°W / 48.9253; -1.3167Coordinates: 48°55′31″N 1°19′00″W / 48.9253°N 1.3167°W / 48.9253; -1.3167
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Coutances
Canton Gavray
Intercommunality Canton de Gavray
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Lejeune
Area
 • Land1 4.13 km2 (1.59 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 93
 • Population2 density 23/km2 (58/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50028 / 50450
Elevation 37–171 m (121–561 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.
For the former municipality in Canada, see La Baleine, Quebec.

La Baleine is a commune in the Manche department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 445 —    
1800 540 +21.3%
1806 534 −1.1%
1821 540 +1.1%
1831 507 −6.1%
1836 507 +0.0%
1841 493 −2.8%
1846 451 −8.5%
1851 424 −6.0%
1856 413 −2.6%
1861 414 +0.2%
1866 375 −9.4%
1872 303 −19.2%
1876 278 −8.3%
1881 272 −2.2%
1886 274 +0.7%
1891 243 −11.3%
1896 242 −0.4%
1901 249 +2.9%
1906 231 −7.2%
1911 199 −13.9%
1921 183 −8.0%
1926 211 +15.3%
1931 214 +1.4%
1936 218 +1.9%
1946 215 −1.4%
1954 206 −4.2%
1962 170 −17.5%
1968 177 +4.1%
1975 153 −13.6%
1982 144 −5.9%
1990 121 −16.0%
1999 118 −2.5%
2009 93 −21.2%

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