Juvigny-sur-Seulles

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Juvigny-sur-Seulles
Juvigny-sur-Seulles is located in France
Juvigny-sur-Seulles
Juvigny-sur-Seulles
Location within Normandy region
Juvigny-sur-Seulles is located in Normandy
Juvigny-sur-Seulles
Juvigny-sur-Seulles
Coordinates: 49°09′47″N 0°36′45″W / 49.1630555556°N 0.6125°W / 49.1630555556; -0.6125Coordinates: 49°09′47″N 0°36′45″W / 49.1630555556°N 0.6125°W / 49.1630555556; -0.6125
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementCaen
CantonTilly-sur-Seulles
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Val de Seulles
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Geoffroy Jegou du Laz
Area
1
3.53 km2 (1.36 sq mi)
Population
(2007)2
65
 • Density18/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
14348 /14250
Elevation53–118 m (174–387 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.

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

History[change | change source]

The commune existed before the French Revolution. Before, it was simply Juvigny. The name only became Juvigny-sur-Seulles in 1938.[1]

Geography[change | change source]

The commune is a few kilometres away from the D-Day landings beaches. It is also near Caen and Bayeux.

Demography[change | change source]

Change in population
(Source : Cassini [1])
179318001806182118311836184118461851185618611866
11973111108127114120121126116115116
Change in population
187218761881188618911896190119061911192119261931
1029710810096921028376785770
Change in population
(Source : INSEE[2])
1936194619541962196819751982199019992006
82655361616150515558
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) only counted once. .

Monuments[change | change source]

In 1850, the inhabitants built a more modern bridge.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Cassini". Retrieved 29 July 2010.
  2. Juvigny-sur-Seulles on Insee's website