Trouville-sur-Mer

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Trouville-sur-Mer
Banks of the Touques River
Banks of the Touques River
Coat of arms of Trouville-sur-Mer
Coat of arms
Trouville-sur-Mer is located in France
Trouville-sur-Mer
Trouville-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 49°22′06″N 0°04′57″E / 49.3683°N 0.0825°E / 49.3683; 0.0825Coordinates: 49°22′06″N 0°04′57″E / 49.3683°N 0.0825°E / 49.3683; 0.0825
CountryFrance
RegionLower Normandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementLisieux
CantonTrouville-sur-Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014)Christian Cardon
Area16.79 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (2008)24,864
 • Density720/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code14715 / 14360
Elevation0–148 m (0–486 ft)
(avg. 5 m or 16 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.
 
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Trouville-sur-Mer
Banks of the Touques River
Banks of the Touques River
Coat of arms of Trouville-sur-Mer
Coat of arms
Trouville-sur-Mer is located in France
Trouville-sur-Mer
Trouville-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 49°22′06″N 0°04′57″E / 49.3683°N 0.0825°E / 49.3683; 0.0825Coordinates: 49°22′06″N 0°04′57″E / 49.3683°N 0.0825°E / 49.3683; 0.0825
CountryFrance
RegionLower Normandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementLisieux
CantonTrouville-sur-Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014)Christian Cardon
Area16.79 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (2008)24,864
 • Density720/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code14715 / 14360
Elevation0–148 m (0–486 ft)
(avg. 5 m or 16 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.

Trouville-sur-Mer, commonly referred to as Trouville, is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Trouville-sur-Mer borders Deauville. This village of fishermen is a popular tourist attraction in Normandy.

Brooklyn Museum - The Beach at Trouville (Trouville, La Plage) - Eugène Louis Boudin - overall

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793938—    
1800628−33.0%
18061,072+70.7%
18211,236+15.3%
18311,464+18.4%
18361,673+14.3%
18411,887+12.8%
18462,267+20.1%
18513,504+54.6%
18564,163+18.8%
18615,200+24.9%
18665,694+9.5%
18725,761+1.2%
18765,886+2.2%
18816,263+6.4%
18866,308+0.7%
18916,243−1.0%
18966,264+0.3%
19016,137−2.0%
19066,401+4.3%
19116,190−3.3%
19216,262+1.2%
19266,514+4.0%
19316,465−0.8%
19366,182−4.4%
19467,585+22.7%
19547,040−7.2%
19626,622−5.9%
19686,429−2.9%
19756,618+2.9%
19826,008−9.2%
19905,607−6.7%
19995,411−3.5%
20084,864−10.1%

The town's inhabitants are called Trouvillais.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Trouville-sur-Mer is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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