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The church of Saint-Georges
The church of Saint-Georges
Raids is located in France
Coordinates: 49°13′04″N 1°20′34″W / 49.2178°N 1.3428°W / 49.2178; -1.3428Coordinates: 49°13′04″N 1°20′34″W / 49.2178°N 1.3428°W / 49.2178; -1.3428
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Saint-Lô
Canton Agon-Coutainville
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Boscher
Area1 6.80 km2 (2.63 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 202
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50422 /50500
Elevation 2–19 m (6.6–62.3 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

Raids is a commune in the Manche department in north-western France.

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