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Norman tower
Coat of arms of Colombelles
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Caen
Canton Cabourg
Intercommunality Caen la Mer
Mayor Colin Sueur
Elevation 2–49 m (6.6–160.8 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 ft*)
Land area1 7.14 km2 (2.76 sq mi)
Population2 6,242  (1999)
 - Density 874/km2 (2,260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14167/ 14460
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°12′18″N 0°17′46″W / 49.205°N 0.2961°W / 49.205; -0.2961

Colombelles is a commune. It is found in the region Basse-Normandie in the Calvados department in the northwest of France. Here is a graph showing how the people there got more:

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