Ducey-les-Chéris

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Ducey-les-Chéris
Commune
The old bridge over the Sélune river in Ducey-les-Chéris
The old bridge over the Sélune river in Ducey-les-Chéris
Ducey-les-Chéris is located in France
Ducey-les-Chéris
Ducey-les-Chéris
Location within Normandy region
Ducey-les-Chéris is located in Normandy
Ducey-les-Chéris
Ducey-les-Chéris
Coordinates: 48°37′01″N 1°17′24″W / 48.617°N 1.290°W / 48.617; -1.290Coordinates: 48°37′01″N 1°17′24″W / 48.617°N 1.290°W / 48.617; -1.290
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Pontorson
Intercommunality CA Mont-Saint-Michel-Normandie
Government
 • Mayor (2016-2020) Denis Laporte
Area1 17.08 km2 (6.59 sq mi)
Population (2015)2 2,749
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50168 /50220
Elevation 6–140 m (20–459 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.

Ducey-les-Chéris is a commune in the department of Manche, northwestern France.

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History[edit]

The municipality was established on 1 January 2016 by merger of the former communes of Ducey (the seat) and Les Chéris.[1] The communes of Ducey and Les Chéris become delegated communes.

Administration[edit]

Town hall of Vicq-sur-Mer
Election Mayor Party Occupation
2016 Denis Laporte SE Driving instructor
Delegate mayor of Ducey

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 25 November 2015 (in French)