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Bretteville-l'Orgueilleuse is located in France
Location within Normandy region
Bretteville-l'Orgueilleuse is located in Normandy
Coordinates: 49°12′43″N 0°30′45″W / 49.2119°N 0.5125°W / 49.2119; -0.5125Coordinates: 49°12′43″N 0°30′45″W / 49.2119°N 0.5125°W / 49.2119; -0.5125
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Bretteville-l'Orgueilleuse
Area1 6.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,278
 • Density 370/km2 (950/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14098 /14740
Elevation 47–72 m (154–236 ft)
(avg. 65 m or 213 ft)

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.

Bretteville-l'Orgueilleuse is a commune. It is found in the region Basse-Normandie in the Calvados department in the northwest of France.