Granville, Manche

commune in Manche, France

Granville (French pronunciation: [ɡʁɑ̃.vil] (About this soundlisten); Norman: Graunville) is a commune in the Manche department and region of Normandy in north-western France.

Granville
The harbour of Granville, with Notre-Dame church in the background
The harbour of Granville, with Notre-Dame church in the background
Flag of Granville
Flag
Coat of arms of Granville
Coat of arms
Location of Granville
Granville is located in France
Granville
Granville
Granville is located in Normandy
Granville
Granville
Coordinates: 48°50′15″N 1°35′38″W / 48.837401°N 1.593931°W / 48.837401; -1.593931Coordinates: 48°50′15″N 1°35′38″W / 48.837401°N 1.593931°W / 48.837401; -1.593931
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentManche
ArrondissementAvranches
CantonGranville
IntercommunalityGranville, Terre et Mer
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2018) Charlie Williams
Area
1
9.9 km2 (3.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
12,567
 • Density1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
50218 /50400
Elevation0–67 m (0–220 ft)
(avg. 37 m or 121 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The town is populated by 13,021 people,[Note 1] who are called Granvillais.[2]

NotesEdit

  1. Municipal population, 2012.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. Retrieved 4 January 2021.
  2. "Granville". Retrieved 10 October 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)