Vieux, Calvados

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Vieux
Roman ruins
Roman ruins
Vieux is located in France
Vieux
Vieux
Coordinates: 49°06′30″N 0°25′57″W / 49.1083°N 0.4325°W / 49.1083; -0.4325Coordinates: 49°06′30″N 0°25′57″W / 49.1083°N 0.4325°W / 49.1083; -0.4325
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Évrecy
Intercommunality Évrecy-Orne-Odon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Mireille Beuve
Area
 • Land1 5.50 km2 (2.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 595
 • Population2 density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14747 / 14930
Elevation 25–112 m (82–367 ft)
(avg. 93 m or 305 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 360 —    
1968 398 +10.6%
1975 411 +3.3%
1982 509 +23.8%
1990 671 +31.8%
1999 585 −12.8%
2008 595 +1.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The archaeological museum of Vieux-la-Romaine (as Aregenua, Vieux was capital of the Viducasses tribe).
  • Roman villa of Bas de Vieux

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