Pierres, Calvados

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Pierres
Pierres - Eglise Saint-Pierre (2).JPG
Pierres is located in France
Pierres
Pierres
Coordinates: 48°52′19″N 0°43′59″W / 48.8719°N 0.7331°W / 48.8719; -0.7331Coordinates: 48°52′19″N 0°43′59″W / 48.8719°N 0.7331°W / 48.8719; -0.7331
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Vire
Canton Condé-sur-Noireau
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Hess
Area1 9.73 km2 (3.76 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 197
 • Density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14503 /14410
Elevation 146–246 m (479–807 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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.

Pierres is a former commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Valdallière.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1800 603 —    
1851 634 +5.1%
1881 503 −20.7%
1911 420 −16.5%
1931 385 −8.3%
1946 383 −0.5%
1954 353 −7.8%
1962 299 −15.3%
1968 280 −6.4%
1975 224 −20.0%
1982 216 −3.6%
1990 208 −3.7%
1999 199 −4.3%
2008 197 −1.0%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 13 October 2015 (French)