Carpiquet

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Carpiquet
Carpiquet is located in France
Carpiquet
Carpiquet
Location within Normandy region
Carpiquet is located in Normandy
Carpiquet
Carpiquet
Coordinates: 49°11′11″N 0°26′36″W / 49.1863888889°N 0.443333333333°W / 49.1863888889; -0.443333333333Coordinates: 49°11′11″N 0°26′36″W / 49.1863888889°N 0.443333333333°W / 49.1863888889; -0.443333333333
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Caen-2
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Sérard
Area1 5.88 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,312
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14137 /14650
Elevation 45–74 m (148–243 ft)
(avg. 64 m or 210 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.

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