Varaville

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Varaville
Varaville église.JPG
Varaville is located in France
Varaville
Varaville
Coordinates: 49°15′15″N 0°09′25″W / 49.2542°N 0.1569°W / 49.2542; -0.1569Coordinates: 49°15′15″N 0°09′25″W / 49.2542°N 0.1569°W / 49.2542; -0.1569
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Cabourg
Intercommunality Estuaire de la Dives
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joseph Letorey
Area1 16.49 km2 (6.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 795
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14724 / 14390
Elevation 2–20 m (6.6–65.6 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

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

It gives its name to the Battle of Varaville, which was fought in 1057.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 186 —    
1800 276 +48.4%
1806 319 +15.6%
1821 320 +0.3%
1831 254 −20.6%
1836 263 +3.5%
1841 292 +11.0%
1846 310 +6.2%
1851 292 −5.8%
1856 309 +5.8%
1861 297 −3.9%
1866 311 +4.7%
1872 261 −16.1%
1876 247 −5.4%
1881 250 +1.2%
1886 252 +0.8%
1891 289 +14.7%
1896 319 +10.4%
1901 320 +0.3%
1906 341 +6.6%
1911 366 +7.3%
1921 424 +15.8%
1926 488 +15.1%
1931 561 +15.0%
1936 524 −6.6%
1946 397 −24.2%
1954 570 +43.6%
1962 461 −19.1%
1968 511 +10.8%
1975 595 +16.4%
1982 729 +22.5%
1990 826 +13.3%
1999 815 −1.3%
2006 774 −5.0%
2008 795 +2.7%

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