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Coutances
Coutances Cathedral
Coutances Cathedral
Coat of arms of Coutances
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Coutances
Canton Coutances
Intercommunality Coutances Mer et Bocage
Area
1
12.51 km2 (4.83 sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
50147 /50200
Elevation 12–150 m (39–492 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Coutances is a commune. It is in Normandy in the Manche department in northwest France.

Sights

  • Coutances Cathedral
  • The church of Saint-Nicolas
  • The church of Saint-Pierre
  • The chateau of Gratot

Twin towns – sister cities

Coutances is twinned with:

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