La Roque-Baignard

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La Roque-Baignard
Église de La Roque-Baignard.JPG
La Roque-Baignard is located in France
La Roque-Baignard
La Roque-Baignard
Coordinates: 49°10′47″N 0°06′00″E / 49.1797°N 0.1°E / 49.1797; 0.1Coordinates: 49°10′47″N 0°06′00″E / 49.1797°N 0.1°E / 49.1797; 0.1
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Lisieux
Canton Cambremer
Intercommunality Cambremer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roland Lécluze
Area1 4.64 km2 (1.79 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 130
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14541 / 14340
Elevation 51–156 m (167–512 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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 Roque-Baignard is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 99 —    
1968 87 −12.1%
1975 67 −23.0%
1982 57 −14.9%
1990 93 +63.2%
1999 116 +24.7%
2008 130 +12.1%

Personalities[edit]

André Gide was mayor of La Roque-Baignard in 1896.

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