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Caen
View o dountoun Caen an the Abbey o St. Étienne
View o dountoun Caen an the Abbey o St. Étienne
Coat o airms o Caen
Coat o airms
Caen is locatit in Fraunce
Caen
Caen
Location within Normandy region
Caen is locatit in Normandy
Caen
Caen
Coordinates: 49°11′N 0°22′W / 49.18°N 0.37°W / 49.18; -0.37Coordinates: 49°11′N 0°22′W / 49.18°N 0.37°W / 49.18; -0.37
Kintra Fraunce
Region Normandy
Depairtment Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Joël Bruneau (UMP)
Area1 25.70 km2 (9.92 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 112,790
 • Density 4,400/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14118 /14000, 14300
Elevation 2–73 m (6.6–239.5 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 ft)

1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries.

2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Caen (/kɑːn/; French pronunciation: ​[kɑ̃]; Norman: Kaem) is a commune in northwastren Fraunce.

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Twin touns an sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Caen is twinned wi:[1][2]

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  2. Mairie de Caen. "Caen, terre d'échanges". Retrieved 28 September 2009. 
  3. "Sister Cities of Nashville". SCNashville.org. Retrieved 3 August 2011. 
  4. Griffin, Mary (2 August 2011). "Coventry's twin towns". Coventry Telegraph. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 
  5. "Coventry - Twin towns and cities". Coventry City Council. Archived frae the oreeginal on 14 April 2013. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 11 July 2013. 
  7. (6 June 1987)"Twin Towns in Hampshire". www3.hants.gov.uk. Retrieved 6 November 2009.