La Folie

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is about a French commune. For the Stranglers' album, see La Folie (album).
La Folie
La Folie is located in France
La Folie
La Folie
Coordinates: 49°15′34″N 0°58′37″W / 49.2594°N 0.9769°W / 49.2594; -0.9769Coordinates: 49°15′34″N 0°58′37″W / 49.2594°N 0.9769°W / 49.2594; -0.9769
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Bayeux
Canton Isigny-sur-Mer
Intercommunality Trévières
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Monique Picant
Area1 6.53 km2 (2.52 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 110
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14272 / 14710
Elevation 14–63 m (46–207 ft)
(avg. 28 m or 92 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 210 —    
1968 178 −15.2%
1975 153 −14.0%
1982 124 −19.0%
1990 102 −17.7%
1999 114 +11.8%
2008 110 −3.5%

See also[edit]

References[edit]