Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe

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Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe is located in France
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe
Location within Normandy region
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe is located in Normandy
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe
Coordinates: 49°11′25″N 0°24′34″W / 49.1902777778°N 0.409444444444°W / 49.1902777778; -0.409444444444Coordinates: 49°11′25″N 0°24′34″W / 49.1902777778°N 0.409444444444°W / 49.1902777778; -0.409444444444
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Caen
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joël Cosson
Area1 2.63 km2 (1.02 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,531
 • Density 960/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 14587 /14280
Elevation 60–76 m (197–249 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe is a commune. It is found in the region Basse-Normandie in the Calvados department in the northwest of France.