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Lower Normandy, France

Lower Normandy is one of 22 primary administrative regions in France with a population of approximately 1,461,429 people.

Facts and figures on Lower Normandy at a glance

Region name: Lower Normandy (Basse-Normandie)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,461,429 people
Country: France
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Lower Normandy (Basse-Normandie) is located in the regional capital Caen (Caen) with a population of 110,624 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Lower Normandy's regional capital Caen to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 201 km (125 mi).

Facts and figures about Lower Normandy
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Lower Normandy Basse-Normandie1,461,429 peopleCaen Caen110,624 people

Compare with other regions in France.

Map of Lower Normandy

Map of Lower Normandy

Information on Lower Normandy

Information on Lower Normandy
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Lower Normandy Basse-NormandieCaen Caen3FranceEurope

Time in Lower Normandy

Time in Lower Normandy
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 3:34amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 2:34amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Lower Normandy

Latitude & Longitude of Lower Normandy
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map48°55'60.0"N (48.9333300°)0°31'60.0"W (-0.5333300°)

Subregions in Lower Normandy

There are 3 administrative subregions in Lower Normandy.
Subregions in Lower Normandy
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Departement de l'Orne Département de l'Orne1.302,010Alencon Alençon30,786
Departement de la Manche Département de la Manche2.516,065Saint-Lo Saint-Lô21,722
Departement du Calvados Département du Calvados3.697,054Caen Caen110,624

External sources of information on Lower Normandy

Lower Normandy on Wikipedia