Calvados

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Calvados
Department

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Location of Calvados in France
Coordinates: 49°02′N 0°15′E / 49.033°N 0.25°E / 49.033; 0.25Coordinates: 49°02′N 0°15′E / 49.033°N 0.25°E / 49.033; 0.25
Country France
Region Basse-Normandie
Prefecture Caen
Subprefectures Bayeux
Lisieux
Vire
Government
 • President of the General Council Anne d'Ornano (Miscellaneous Right-wing)
Area1
 • Total 5,548 km2 (2,142 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total 673,667
 • Rank 31st
 • Density 121.425/km2 (314.490/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Department number 14
Arrondissements 4
Cantons 49
Communes 706

^1  French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2

Calvados is a French department in Lower Normandy.