Cherbourg-Octeville

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Cherbourg-Octeville
An aerial view o the Cherbourg agglomeration in Mey 2006
An aerial view o the Cherbourg agglomeration in Mey 2006
Coat o airms o Cherbourg-Octeville
Coat o airms
Cherbourg-Octeville is located in Fraunce
Cherbourg-Octeville
Cherbourg-Octeville
Coordinates: 49°38′N 1°37′W / 49.63°N 1.62°W / 49.63; -1.62Coordinates: 49°38′N 1°37′W / 49.63°N 1.62°W / 49.63; -1.62
Kintra Fraunce
Region Normandy
Depairtment Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg
Intercommunality Cherbourg
Govrenment
 • Mayor Bernard Cazeneuve
Aurie
 • Land1 14.26 km2 (5.51 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 37,121
INSEE/Postal code 50129 / 50100

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Cherbourg-Octeville (French pronunciation: [ʃɛʁ.buʁ ɔk.tə.vil]) is a ceety an commune situatit at the northren end o the Cotentin peninsula in the northwastren French depairtment o Manche.