Terre-et-Marais

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Terre-et-Marais
The church in Sainteny
The church in Sainteny
Location of Terre-et-Marais
Terre-et-Marais is located in France
Terre-et-Marais
Terre-et-Marais
Terre-et-Marais is located in Normandy
Terre-et-Marais
Terre-et-Marais
Coordinates: 49°14′20″N 1°18′50″W / 49.239°N 1.314°W / 49.239; -1.314Coordinates: 49°14′20″N 1°18′50″W / 49.239°N 1.314°W / 49.239; -1.314
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentManche
ArrondissementSaint-Lô
CantonCarentan
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de la Baie du Cotentin
Government
 • Mayor (2016-2020) Alain Langlois
Area
1
35.59 km2 (13.74 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
1,269
 • Density36/km2 (92/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
50564 /50500
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Terre-et-Marais is a commune in the department of Manche, northwestern France.

Toponymy[edit]

The name of the commune refers to the marshes of Carentan.

History[edit]

Map of the new municipality and its municipalities

The municipality was established on 1 January 2016 by merger of the former communes of Sainteny (the seat) and Saint-Georges-de-Bohon.[1]The communes of Saint-Georges-de-Bohon and Sainteny become delegated communes.

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Administration[edit]

Election Mayor Party Occupation
2016 Alain Langlois SE Chief of construction, Delegate mayor of Saint-Georges-de-Bohon

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 16 December 2015 (in French)

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