Fourches

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Fourches
Fourches is located in France
Fourches
Fourches
Coordinates: 48°51′43″N 0°04′43″W / 48.8619°N 0.0786°W / 48.8619; -0.0786Coordinates: 48°51′43″N 0°04′43″W / 48.8619°N 0.0786°W / 48.8619; -0.0786
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Morteaux-Coulibœuf
Intercommunality Pays de Falaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joël Goulard
Area1 4.78 km2 (1.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 179
 • Density 37/km2 (97/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14283 / 14620
Elevation 73–160 m (240–525 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.

Fourches is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 175 —    
1968 170 −2.9%
1975 156 −8.2%
1982 166 +6.4%
1990 147 −11.4%
1999 151 +2.7%
2006 158 +4.6%
2008 179 +13.3%

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