Couvains, Manche

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The church of Notre-Dame
The church of Notre-Dame
Couvains is located in France
Coordinates: 49°10′00″N 1°00′20″W / 49.1667°N 1.0056°W / 49.1667; -1.0056Coordinates: 49°10′00″N 1°00′20″W / 49.1667°N 1.0056°W / 49.1667; -1.0056
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Saint-Lô
Canton Saint-Clair-sur-l'Elle
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Elle
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Périer
Area1 15.03 km2 (5.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 423
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50148 /50680
Elevation 59–147 m (194–482 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Couvains is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

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