Falaise, Calvados

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Falaise
Falaise.jpg
Coat o airms o Falaise
Coat o airms
Falaise is locatit in Fraunce
Falaise
Falaise
Location within Normandy region
Falaise is locatit in Normandy
Falaise
Falaise
Coordinates: 48°53′N 0°11′W / 48.89°N 0.19°W / 48.89; -0.19Coordinates: 48°53′N 0°11′W / 48.89°N 0.19°W / 48.89; -0.19
Kintra Fraunce
Region Normandy
Depairtment Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Falaise-Nord
Falaise-Sud
Intercommunality Pays de Falaise
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Eric Macé
Area1 11.84 km2 (4.57 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 8,387
 • Density 710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14258 /14700
Elevation 89–188 m (292–617 ft)
(avg. 132 m or 433 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.

Falaise is a commune in the Calvados depairtment in the Basse-Normandie region in northwastren Fraunce.