Arrondissement of Caen

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Arrondissement of Caen
Country France
Region Basse-Normandie
Department Calvados
Cantons 24
Communes 288
Préfecture Caen
Land area¹ 1,990 km²
 - 1999 389,973
 - Density 196/km²
Location of Caen in Basse-Normandie
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km² (0.386 sq. mi. or 247 acres) as well as the estuaries of rivers.

The arrondissement of Caen is an arrondissement of France. It is in the department of Calvados, in a region called Basse-Normandie. It has 24 cantons and 288 communes.