From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The church of Sainte-Colombe
The church of Sainte-Colombe
Chef-du-Pont is located in France
Coordinates: 49°23′07″N 1°20′35″W / 49.3853°N 1.3431°W / 49.3853; -1.3431Coordinates: 49°23′07″N 1°20′35″W / 49.3853°N 1.3431°W / 49.3853; -1.3431
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg
Canton Carentan
Intercommunality Baie du Cotentin
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Jean
Area1 3.78 km2 (1.46 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 754
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50127 / 50480
Elevation 0–18 m (0–59 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 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.

Chef-du-Pont is a former commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the commune of Sainte-Mère-Église.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 2 December 2015 (French)