Saint-Contest

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Saint-Contest
Church of Saint-Contest
Church of Saint-Contest
Saint-Contest is located in France
Saint-Contest
Saint-Contest
Coordinates: 49°12′52″N 0°24′01″W / 49.2144°N 0.4003°W / 49.2144; -0.4003Coordinates: 49°12′52″N 0°24′01″W / 49.2144°N 0.4003°W / 49.2144; -0.4003
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Caen-2
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denis Desnyder
Area1 8.05 km2 (3.11 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,348
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14566 / 14280
Elevation 54–77 m (177–253 ft)
(avg. 77 m or 253 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.

Saint-Contest is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 455 —    
1800 455 +0.0%
1806 868 +90.8%
1821 890 +2.5%
1831 897 +0.8%
1836 926 +3.2%
1841 955 +3.1%
1846 933 −2.3%
1851 894 −4.2%
1856 885 −1.0%
1861 840 −5.1%
1866 857 +2.0%
1872 757 −11.7%
1876 711 −6.1%
1881 707 −0.6%
1886 683 −3.4%
1891 660 −3.4%
1896 567 −14.1%
1901 503 −11.3%
1906 493 −2.0%
1911 457 −7.3%
1921 431 −5.7%
1926 462 +7.2%
1931 504 +9.1%
1936 558 +10.7%
1946 418 −25.1%
1954 573 +37.1%
1962 647 +12.9%
1968 766 +18.4%
1975 810 +5.7%
1982 1,100 +35.8%
1990 1,541 +40.1%
1999 1,989 +29.1%
2008 2,348 +18.0%

International relations[edit]

Saint-Contest is twinned with:

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