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Saint-Hilaire church
Saint-Hilaire church
Villechien is located in France
Coordinates: 48°34′49″N 0°59′07″W / 48.5803°N 0.9853°W / 48.5803; -0.9853Coordinates: 48°34′49″N 0°59′07″W / 48.5803°N 0.9853°W / 48.5803; -0.9853
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Le Mortainais
Intercommunality Le Mortainais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Boudin
Area1 10.83 km2 (4.18 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 207
 • Density 19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50638 /50140
Elevation 70–165 m (230–541 ft)
(avg. 125 m or 410 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.

Villechien is a former commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Mortain-Bocage.[1]

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 15 December 2015 (in French)