Trouville-sur-Mer

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Trouville-sur-Mer
Banks of the Touques River
Banks of the Touques River
Coat of arms of Trouville-sur-Mer
Coat of arms
Trouville-sur-Mer is located in France
Trouville-sur-Mer
Trouville-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 49°22′06″N 0°04′57″E / 49.3683°N 0.0825°E / 49.3683; 0.0825Coordinates: 49°22′06″N 0°04′57″E / 49.3683°N 0.0825°E / 49.3683; 0.0825
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Lisieux
Canton Trouville-sur-Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Cardon
Area
 • Land1 6.79 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 4,864
 • Population2 density 720/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14715 / 14360
Elevation 0–148 m (0–486 ft)
(avg. 5 m or 16 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.

Trouville-sur-Mer, commonly referred to as Trouville, is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Trouville-sur-Mer borders Deauville. This village of fishermen is a popular tourist attraction in Normandy.

Brooklyn Museum - The Beach at Trouville (Trouville, La Plage) - Eugène Louis Boudin - overall

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 938 —    
1800 628 −33.0%
1806 1,072 +70.7%
1821 1,236 +15.3%
1831 1,464 +18.4%
1836 1,673 +14.3%
1841 1,887 +12.8%
1846 2,267 +20.1%
1851 3,504 +54.6%
1856 4,163 +18.8%
1861 5,200 +24.9%
1866 5,694 +9.5%
1872 5,761 +1.2%
1876 5,886 +2.2%
1881 6,263 +6.4%
1886 6,308 +0.7%
1891 6,243 −1.0%
1896 6,264 +0.3%
1901 6,137 −2.0%
1906 6,401 +4.3%
1911 6,190 −3.3%
1921 6,262 +1.2%
1926 6,514 +4.0%
1931 6,465 −0.8%
1936 6,182 −4.4%
1946 7,585 +22.7%
1954 7,040 −7.2%
1962 6,622 −5.9%
1968 6,429 −2.9%
1975 6,618 +2.9%
1982 6,008 −9.2%
1990 5,607 −6.7%
1999 5,411 −3.5%
2008 4,864 −10.1%

The town's inhabitants are called Trouvillais.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Trouville-sur-Mer is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11. 

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