Pont-d'Ouilly

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Pont-d'Ouilly
Pont-dOuilly.jpg
Coat of arms of Pont-d'Ouilly
Coat of arms
Pont-d'Ouilly is located in France
Pont-d'Ouilly
Pont-d'Ouilly
Coordinates: 48°52′27″N 0°24′27″W / 48.8742°N 0.4075°W / 48.8742; -0.4075Coordinates: 48°52′27″N 0°24′27″W / 48.8742°N 0.4075°W / 48.8742; -0.4075
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Falaise-Nord
Intercommunality Pays de Falaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Lecoq
Area
 • Land1 19.50 km2 (7.53 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,040
 • Population2 density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14764 / 14690
Elevation 42–251 m (138–823 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.

Pont-d'Ouilly is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Pont-d'Ouilly is home to the famous Haras d'Ouilly, a Thoroughbred horse racing and breeding business currently owned by the Aga Khan IV.

History[edit]

The commune of Pont-d'Ouilly was created on August 23, 1947, from the merger of the two former communes of Saint-Marc-d'Ouilly and Ouilly-le-Basset (old INSEE code 14690) [1].

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 1,194 —    
1968 1,279 +7.1%
1975 1,230 −3.8%
1982 1,049 −14.7%
1990 1,002 −4.5%
1999 1,050 +4.8%
2008 1,040 −1.0%

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