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Caumont-sur-Orne is located in France
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Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Thury-Harcourt
Intercommunality Suisse Normande
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Baillieul
Area1 0.9 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 83
 • Density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14144 / 14220
Elevation 26–145 m (85–476 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

Caumont-sur-Orne is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.


Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 76 —    
1968 66 −13.2%
1975 59 −10.6%
1982 65 +10.2%
1990 69 +6.2%
1999 75 +8.7%
2008 83 +10.7%


In 2011, the town had 84 residents. The evolution of the number of inhabitants is known throughout the population censuses conducted in the town since 1793. From the 21st Century, the actual census of municipalities with fewer than 10,000 inhabitants are held every five years, unlike other cities that have a sample survey each year.[1]

See also


  1. At the beginning of 21st Century, the methods of identification were amended by the Act No. 2002-276 of 27 February 2002, called "law of grassroots democracy" on local democracy and in particular Title V "operations census "to enable, after a transitional period running from 2004 to 2008, the annual publication of the legal population of the different French administrative districts. For municipalities with populations greater than 10,000 inhabitants, a sample survey is conducted annually, the entire territory of these municipalities is taken into account at the end of the five-year period. The first after the 1999 and enrolling in this new legal device population came into force on 1 January 2009 and corresponds to the census of 2006.