Vienne-en-Bessin

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Vienne-en-Bessin
The church in Vienne-en-Bessin
The church in Vienne-en-Bessin
Coat of arms of Vienne-en-Bessin
Coat of arms
Location of Vienne-en-Bessin
Vienne-en-Bessin is located in France
Vienne-en-Bessin
Vienne-en-Bessin
Vienne-en-Bessin is located in Normandy
Vienne-en-Bessin
Vienne-en-Bessin
Coordinates: 49°16′48″N 0°36′31″W / 49.28°N 0.6086°W / 49.28; -0.6086Coordinates: 49°16′48″N 0°36′31″W / 49.28°N 0.6086°W / 49.28; -0.6086
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementBayeux
CantonBayeux
IntercommunalityBayeux Intercom
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Rémi Françoise
Area
1
4.10 km2 (1.58 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)2[1]
303
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
14744 /14400
Elevation17–67 m (56–220 ft)
(avg. 34 m or 112 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.

Vienne-en-Bessin is a commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France.

During the latter stages of the Battle of Normandy it was the home of the British Army 59th (Staffordshire) Infantry Division's battle school.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962161—    
1968137−14.9%
1975122−10.9%
1982152+24.6%
1990198+30.3%
1999200+1.0%
2008287+43.5%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.