Calvados

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Calvados
Department
Flag of Calvados
Flag
Coat of arms of Calvados
Coat of arms
Location of Calvados in France
Location of Calvados in France
Country France
Region Normandy
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.