Moult, Calvados

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Moult
Moult église Sainte-Anne.JPG
Moult is located in France
Moult
Moult
Coordinates: 49°06′58″N 0°09′50″W / 49.1161°N 0.1639°W / 49.1161; -0.1639Coordinates: 49°06′58″N 0°09′50″W / 49.1161°N 0.1639°W / 49.1161; -0.1639
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Bourguébus
Intercommunality Val ès dunes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Tourret
Area
 • Land1 10.26 km2 (3.96 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,742
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14456 / 14370
Elevation 19–76 m (62–249 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.

Moult (French pronunciation: ​[mul]) is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France. The commune is situated about 16 kilometers from Caen on French Highway 13. It is in the valley of the Muance.

History[edit]

The ancient ruins in and around the commune suggest that it was used as a fortified camp that controlled the area between Vieux and Lisieux.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 675 —    
1968 670 −0.7%
1975 765 +14.2%
1982 827 +8.1%
1990 919 +11.1%
1999 1,130 +23.0%
2008 1,742 +54.2%

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