Cresserons

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Cresserons
Église de Cresserons.jpg
Cresserons is located in France
Cresserons
Cresserons
Coordinates: 49°17′19″N 0°21′12″W / 49.2886°N 0.3533°W / 49.2886; -0.3533Coordinates: 49°17′19″N 0°21′12″W / 49.2886°N 0.3533°W / 49.2886; -0.3533
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Courseulles-sur-Mer
Intercommunality Cœur de Nacre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Lhermine
Area1 3.59 km2 (1.39 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,231
 • Density 340/km2 (890/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14197 /14440
Elevation 17–59 m (56–194 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

Cresserons is a commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France.

Cresserons is located just south of the beaches of Normandy. During the Battle of Normandy in World War II, British troops arrived there and a battle was fought on 7 June 1944.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 578 —    
1800 428 −26.0%
1806 614 +43.5%
1821 630 +2.6%
1831 641 +1.7%
1836 655 +2.2%
1841 605 −7.6%
1846 617 +2.0%
1851 624 +1.1%
1856 641 +2.7%
1861 628 −2.0%
1866 601 −4.3%
1872 566 −5.8%
1876 531 −6.2%
1881 503 −5.3%
1886 500 −0.6%
1891 482 −3.6%
1896 450 −6.6%
1901 450 +0.0%
1906 470 +4.4%
1911 420 −10.6%
1921 357 −15.0%
1926 347 −2.8%
1931 310 −10.7%
1936 365 +17.7%
1946 373 +2.2%
1954 420 +12.6%
1962 405 −3.6%
1968 393 −3.0%
1975 435 +10.7%
1982 785 +80.5%
1990 953 +21.4%
1999 1,202 +26.1%
2008 1,231 +2.4%
2008 1,231 +0.0%

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