Beaumesnil, Calvados

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Beaumesnil is located in France
Beaumesnil
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Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Vire
Canton Saint-Sever-Calvados
Intercommunality Séverine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Porquet
Area1 4.99 km2 (1.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 199
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14054 / 14380
Elevation 72–153 m (236–502 ft)
(avg. 133 m or 436 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.

Beaumesnil is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Geography

The village is centred on a staggered crossroads between the D52 which heads to Pont-Farcy to the north and Vire to the south and the D81 which leads to Le Beny-Bocage to the north east and Landelles-et-Coupigny to the south west.

Population

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 211 —    
1968 201 −4.7%
1975 194 −3.5%
1982 152 −21.6%
1990 177 +16.4%
1999 188 +6.2%
2008 199 +5.9%

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