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Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Caen-2
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Mayor Pascal Sérard
Elevation 45–74 m (148–243 ft)
(avg. 64 m or 210 ft*)
Land area1 5.88 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population2 2,312  (2006)
 - Density 393/km2 (1,020/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14137/ 14650
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.

Coordinates: 49°11′11″N 0°26′36″W / 49.1863888889°N 0.443333333333°W / 49.1863888889; -0.443333333333

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

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