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Carpiquet
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Caen-2
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Area
1
5.88 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
2,312
 • Density 393.2/km2 (1,018.4/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
14137 /14650
Elevation 45–74 m (148–243 ft)
(avg. 64 m or 210 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

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