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Courson is located in France
Coordinates: 48°51′16″N 1°04′48″W / 48.85444°N 1.08°W / 48.85444; -1.08Coordinates: 48°51′16″N 1°04′48″W / 48.85444°N 1.08°W / 48.85444; -1.08
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Vire
Canton Saint-Sever-Calvados
Intercommunality Séverine
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Bidet
Area1 16.7 km2 (6.4 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 484
 • Density 28.98/km2 (75.06/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14192 /14380
Elevation 94–231 m (308–758 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 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.

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