Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais

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Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais
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Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais is located in France
Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais
Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais
Coordinates: 48°54′14″N 0°23′12″W / 48.9039°N 0.3867°W / 48.9039; -0.3867Coordinates: 48°54′14″N 0°23′12″W / 48.9039°N 0.3867°W / 48.9039; -0.3867
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Falaise-Nord
Intercommunality Pays de Falaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Lietta
Area
 • Land1 10.72 km2 (4.14 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 250
 • Population2 density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14501 / 14690
Elevation 43–300 m (141–984 ft)
(avg. 245 m or 804 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.

Pierrefitte-en-Cinglais is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

The town lies 13 miles from the foot of the hill St. Clair, which rises to 306 meters.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 301 —    
1968 305 +1.3%
1975 279 −8.5%
1982 285 +2.2%
1990 237 −16.8%
1999 233 −1.7%
2008 250 +7.3%

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