Courson

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Courson
FranceNormandieCoursonEglise.jpg
Courson is located in France
Courson
Courson
Location within Normandy region
Courson is located in Normandy
Courson
Courson
Coordinates: 48°51′16″N 1°04′48″W / 48.8544°N 1.08°W / 48.8544; -1.08Coordinates: 48°51′16″N 1°04′48″W / 48.8544°N 1.08°W / 48.8544; -1.08
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Vire
Canton Vire
Area1 16.7 km2 (6.4 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 423
 • Density 25/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 14192 /14380
Elevation 94–231 m (308–758 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 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.

Courson is a former commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France. On January 1, 2017, it was merged into the new commune Noues de Sienne.[1]

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962662—    
1968591−10.7%
1975529−10.5%
1982490−7.4%
1990420−14.3%
1999484+15.2%
2008423−12.6%

See also

References

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral December 6, 2016 (in French)