Coutances

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Coutances
Coutances Cathedral
Coutances Cathedral
Coutances is locatit in Fraunce
Coutances
Coutances
Location within Normandy region
Coutances is locatit in Normandy
Coutances
Coutances
Coordinates: 49°03′N 1°26′W / 49.05°N 1.44°W / 49.05; -1.44Coordinates: 49°03′N 1°26′W / 49.05°N 1.44°W / 49.05; -1.44
KintraFraunce
RegionNormandy
DepairtmentManche
ArrondissementCoutances
CantonCoutances
Area
1
12.51 km2 (4.83 sq mi)
Population
 (1999)2
9,546
 • Density760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
50147 /50200
Elevation12–150 m (39–492 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.

Coutances (French pronunciation: ​[kutɑ̃s]) is a commune in the Manche depairtment in Normandy in north-wastren Fraunce.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns – sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Coutances is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "British towns twinned with French towns [via WaybackMachine.com]". Archant Community Media Ltd. Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-20. 
  2. "Ilkley and Coutances celebrate twin-ship". Ilkley Gazette. Newsquest Media Group. 29 May 2009. Retrieved 2009-06-27.