Saint-Evroult-Notre-Dame-du-Bois

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Saint-Évroult-Notre-Dame-du-Bois
Église Saint-Evroult-Notre-Dame-du-Bois.jpg
Saint-Évroult-Notre-Dame-du-Bois is located in France
Saint-Évroult-Notre-Dame-du-Bois
Saint-Évroult-Notre-Dame-du-Bois
Coordinates: 48°47′32″N 0°27′45″E / 48.7922°N 0.4625°E / 48.7922; 0.4625Coordinates: 48°47′32″N 0°27′45″E / 48.7922°N 0.4625°E / 48.7922; 0.4625
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Orne
Arrondissement Argentan
Canton Ferté-Frênel
Intercommunality Canton of la Ferté-Frênel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Simon
Area1 34.47 km2 (13.31 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 465
 • Density 13/km2 (35/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 61386 / 61550
Elevation 222–331 m (728–1,086 ft)
(avg. 272 m or 892 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-Evroult-Notre-Dame-du-Bois is a commune in the Orne department in north-western France.

The commune is primarily known for the picturesque ruins of the Abbey of Saint-Evroul.

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