Ouistreham

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Ouistreham

Ouistreham is located in France
Ouistreham
Administration
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Ouistreham
Mayor André Ledran
Statistics
Elevation 12 m (39 ft) avg.
Land area1 9.95 km2 (3.84 sq mi)
Population2 8,759  (1999)
 - Density 880 /km2 (2,300 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14488/ 14150
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Coordinates: 49°16′48″N 0°15′26″W / 49.28°N 0.257222222222°W / 49.28; -0.257222222222

Ouistreham is a commune. It is found in the Basse-Normandie region in the Calvados department in the northwest of France.