Saint-Vigor-le-Grand

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Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
Commune
The church in Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
The church in Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
Coat of arms of Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
Coat of arms
Saint-Vigor-le-Grand is located in France
Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
Location within Normandy region
Saint-Vigor-le-Grand is located in Normandy
Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
Saint-Vigor-le-Grand
Coordinates: 49°16′53″N 0°41′18″W / 49.2814°N 0.6883°W / 49.2814; -0.6883Coordinates: 49°16′53″N 0°41′18″W / 49.2814°N 0.6883°W / 49.2814; -0.6883
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Bayeux
Canton Bayeux
Intercommunality Bayeux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Benoît Ferrut
Area1 9.69 km2 (3.74 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,023
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 14663 /14400
Elevation 32–75 m (105–246 ft)
(avg. 51 m or 167 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.

Saint-Vigor-le-Grand is a commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France.


International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Saint-Vigor-le-Grand is twinned with:


Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,195—    
19681,304+9.1%
19751,588+21.8%
19821,752+10.3%
19902,032+16.0%
19991,901−6.4%
20082,023+6.4%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11.