Cresserons

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Cresserons
The church in Cresserons
The church in Cresserons
Location of Cresserons
Cresserons is located in France
Cresserons
Cresserons
Cresserons is located in Normandy
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
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementCaen
CantonCourseulles-sur-Mer
IntercommunalityCœur de Nacre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Lhermine
Area
1
3.59 km2 (1.39 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
1,231
 • Density340/km2 (890/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
14197 /14440
Elevation17–59 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
YearPop.±%
1793578—    
1800428−26.0%
1806614+43.5%
1821630+2.6%
1831641+1.7%
1836655+2.2%
1841605−7.6%
1846617+2.0%
1851624+1.1%
1856641+2.7%
1861628−2.0%
1866601−4.3%
1872566−5.8%
1876531−6.2%
1881503−5.3%
1886500−0.6%
1891482−3.6%
1896450−6.6%
1901450+0.0%
1906470+4.4%
1911420−10.6%
1921357−15.0%
1926347−2.8%
1931310−10.7%
1936365+17.7%
1946373+2.2%
1954420+12.6%
1962405−3.6%
1968393−3.0%
1975435+10.7%
1982785+80.5%
1990953+21.4%
19991,202+26.1%
20081,231+2.4%
20081,231+0.0%

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