Statistics and information about the city of Caen

Map of Caen

The city of Caen is part of the Calvados departement in the Basse-Normandie region. Caen belongs to the district of Caen and its canton is . The INSEE code for Caen is 14118 and the postal code is 14000.

The Mayor of Caen (mandate 2014 - 2020) is M Joël BRUNEAU, his date of birth is: 1963-09-07. To know in detail the results of the Caen municipal election, just go to the bottom of the page.

The population of Caen is 105403 inhabitants in 2016 (compared to 112478 inhabitants in 2012) and the area of ​​25.74 km2. Caen is located at an altitude of 25 meters. The geographic coordinates of Caen are: 49.1844 degrees North for latitude and 0.36 degrees Ouest for longitude. In Lambert93 coordinates, the latitude is 455089 meters and its longitude is 6903507 meters.

Population of Caen in 2020

During the last census, that of 2016, the population of Caen was 105,403 inhabitants. The population of Caen as of today, that is to say in 2020, can only be obtained by an estimated projection by applying the average growth rate calculated on the basis of the evolution of the population of Caen between 2011 (108,793 inhabitants) and 2016 (105,403 inhabitants). The average annual population growth rate obtained is thus -0.62% per year.

The population of Caen in 2020 is around 102,800 inhabitants. We can therefore see that the population in the municipality of Caen has decreased since the 2016 census.

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The town halls of the municipalities closest to Caen are as follows : Mondeville at 3.2 km, Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe at 3.5 km, Louvigny at 3.8 km, Hérouville-Saint-Clair at 3.8 km, Cormelles-le-Royal at 3.9 km, Fleury-sur-Orne at 4.0 km, Epron at 4.2 km, Bretteville-sur-Odon at 4.4 km, Saint-Contest at 4.5 km et Colombelles at 4.9 km. Ifs at 5.2 km. Giberville at 5.5 km.

Les plus grande villes autour de Caen

CommunesPopulationsDistance
HAVRE 182,411 hab.49.9 km
ALENçON 29,104 hab.89.9 km
LISIEUX 23,582 hab.42.9 km
HéROUVILLE-SAINT-CLAIR 22,959 hab.3.8 km
FOUGèRES 21,535 hab.111.3 km
SAINT-Lô 20,537 hab.53.9 km
FéCAMP 19,629 hab.83.0 km
MONTIVILLIERS 16,522 hab.56.7 km
FLERS 16,315 hab.51.0 km
ARGENTAN 15,232 hab.55.0 km
MAYENNE 14,543 hab.100.1 km
BAYEUX 14,353 hab.26.9 km

Cultural agenda of Caen and its surroundings

If you live in the municipality of Caen, you can consult the cultural agenda for Caen and nearby municipalities (located in the Calvados department). Whether musical events, shows or other cultural events in Caen or its proximity, you can access the entire cultural agenda of the Calvados department at the following url: Calvados cultural agenda.


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Distances from Caen to the 5 largest French cities

Statistics of the city of Caen between 1962 and 2015

Caen population :

Caen had 114,007 inhabitants in 1999, then 109,312 inhabitants in 2009, to settle at 106,260 inhabitants in the 2015 census. The number of households in Caen amounted to 57,871 for 2009. Caen registered 13,876 births between the years 1999 and 2009, while 9,035 deaths were registered between the same years. For 2011, 1,240 births compared to 914 deaths were registered in Caen.

Population development in Caen between 1962 and 2015

Below you can see the evolution of the population of Caen between 1962 and 2015. We can see that the population of Caen went from 91,720 to 106,260 inhabitants. This represents a population growth of 15.9% (between 1962 and 2015) with an increase of 14540 inhabitants.

The density therefore went from 3,563 inhabitants per km2 in 1962 to 4,128 inhabitants per km2 in 2015.

Years 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2010 2015
Demographic evolution of Caen between 1962 to 2015 (number of inhabitants)
Population 91,720 *110,262 119,640 114,068 112,846 113,987 110,399 108,954 106,260
Evolution of the population of Caen between 1962 and 2020

Population of Caen district by district in 2015

Number of accommodations in Caen :

The number of dwellings in Caen amounted to 61,737 in 2009. These dwellings were distributed as follows: 57,871 main residences, 658 second residences and 3,208 vacant dwellings. Of the 57,871 main residences, 18,369 were occupied by their owners, or about 32%.

Below you can observe the evolution of the number of housing in Caen between 1968 and 2015. Caen had 34942 housing in 1968 and 64930 housing in 2015, which is an increase of 86%, or 29988 more housing between these 2 years .

In 2015, out of 64930 dwellings, 57578 were main residences, 1429 second residences and 5922 vacant dwellings.

Evolution of the number of housing in Caen between 1968 and 2015

Years 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2010 2015
Evolution of the number of housing in Caen from 1968 to 2015
Blue : Nbr of residences / Green : occupied dwellings
Housing 34,942 / 32,928 43,410 / 40,827 48,688 / 45,166 50,616 / 48,283 58,144 / 54,190 61,980 / 58,157 64,930 / 57,578

Taxation :

Caen totaled 1 299 million Euros in 2009 for 62,821 tax households of which 32,395 were taxable. In 2010, the median tax income of Caen households per consumption unit was 1,509 Euros / month.

Employment in Caen :

The number of jobs in Caen in the workplace rose from 69,327 in 1999 to 73,372 jobs in 2009. The share of salaried jobs amounted to 92% (67,526 employees) in 2009. Out of the population aged 15 to 64 who were 77,356 in 2009, 50,213 were working and 7,610 were unemployed. Caen had 10,181 job seekers in category A, B, C, including 7,054 job seekers in category A as of December 31, 2011.

Historical Monuments in Caen

Infrastructure equipment in Caen

  • Police : 1
  • Gendarmerie : 1
  • Bureau de poste : 14
  • Réparation automobile et de matériel agricole : 64
  • Contrôle technique automobile : 4
  • Location automobiles, utilitaires légers : 14
  • Ecole de conduite : 34
  • Vétérinaire : 14
  • Agence de travail temporaire : 59
  • Restaurant : 434
  • Hypermarché : 4
  • Supermarché : 14
  • Grande surface de bricolage : 3
  • Supérette : 15
  • Épicerie : 40
  • Boulangerie : 98
  • Boucherie charcuterie : 34
  • Produits surgelés : 3
  • Poissonnerie : 7
  • Librairie papeterie journeaux : 48
  • Magasin de vêtements : 200
  • Magasin d'équipements du foyer : 35
  • Magasin de chaussures : 49
  • Magasin d'électroménager et de matériel audio-vidéo : 16
  • Magasin de meubles : 19
  • Magasin d'articles de sports et de loisirs : 27
  • Droguerie quincaillerie bricolage : 12
  • Parfumerie : 19
  • Horlogerie Bijouterie : 20
  • Fleuriste : 36
  • Magasin d'optique : 35
  • Station service : 9
  • École maternelle : 24
  • École élémentaire : 38
  • Collège : 17
  • Lycée d'enseignement général et/ou technologique : 13
  • Lycée d'enseignement professionnel : 9
  • Lycée technique et/ou professionnel agricole : 1
  • Institut universitaire : 3
  • École d'ingénieurs : 2
  • Résidence universitaire : 7
  • Restaurant universitaire : 5
  • Médecin omnipraticien : 170
  • Spécialiste en cardiologie : 28
  • Spécialiste en dermatologie vénéréologie : 21
  • Spécialiste en gynécologie médicale : 13
  • Spécialiste en gynécologie obstétrique : 12
  • Spécialiste en gastro-entérologie : 12
  • Spécialiste en psychiatrie : 35
  • Spécialiste en ophtalmologie : 21
  • Spécialiste en oto-rhino-laryngologie : 11
  • Spécialiste en pédiatrie : 17
  • Spécialiste en pneumologie : 6
  • Spécialiste en radiodiagnostic et imagerie médicale : 52
  • Spécialiste en stomatologie : 6
  • Chirurgien dentiste : 83
  • Sage-femme : 12
  • Infirmier : 73
  • Masseur kinésithérapeute : 123
  • Orthophoniste : 48
  • Orthoptiste : 5
  • Pédicure-podologue : 36
  • Audio prothésiste : 2
  • Psychomotricien : 7
  • Pharmacie : 44
  • Laboratoire d'analyses médicales : 9
  • Garde d'enfant d'âge préscolaire : 26
  • Gare sous convention avec l'Etat : 1
  • Bassin de natation : 5
  • Boulodrome : 7
  • Tennis : 9
  • Équipement de cyclisme : 1
  • Athlétisme : 2
  • Sports de glace : 1
  • Plateau extérieur ou salle multisports : 45
  • Salle de terrains de petits jeux : 4
  • Terrains de grands jeux : 21
  • Salle de combat : 4
  • Salle ou terrain spécialisé : 10
  • Roller-Skate-Vélo bicross et freestyle : 3
  • Sports nautiques : 1
  • Port de plaisance - Mouillage : 1
  • Boucle de randonnée : 1
  • Cinéma : 2
  • Théâtre : 2
  • Agence de voyages : 22
  • Hôtel homologué : 33

List of sports infrastructures in Caen

Map of Caen

General information about Caen

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION FROM CAEN

Mayor (2014 - 2020) : M Joël BRUNEAU
Name of the city : Caen
Canton :
Borough : Caen
Departement : Calvados (14)
Region : Basse-Normandie (103)
Postal code : 14000
INSEE code : 14118
Town hall address : Hôtel de Ville
Esplanade Jean-Marie-Louvel
14027 Caen Cedex 9.

Tél./Fax : 02 31 30 41 00 / 02 31 86 02 38

CITIES NEIGHBORS OF CAEN

Distances are to be considered as the crow flies
Mondeville - 14120 (10,333 inh.)at 3.2 km
Saint-Germain-la-Blanche-Herbe - 14280 (2,499 inh.)at 3.5 km
Louvigny - 14111 (2,662 inh.)at 3.8 km
Hérouville-Saint-Clair - 14200 (22,959 inh.)at 3.8 km
Cormelles-le-Royal - 14123 (4,508 inh.)at 3.9 km
Fleury-sur-Orne - 14123 (4,097 inh.)at 4.0 km
Epron - 14610 (1,677 inh.)at 4.2 km
Bretteville-sur-Odon - 14760 (4,283 inh.)at 4.4 km
Saint-Contest - 14280 (2,433 inh.)at 4.5 km
Colombelles - 14460 (5,836 inh.)at 4.9 km
Ifs - 14123 (10,893 inh.)at 5.2 km
Giberville - 14730 (4,798 inh.)at 5.5 km

TOWN HALL OF CAEN CEDEX 9

For all administrative procedures, the town hall of Caen Cedex 9 is open at the times above
Town Hall Address : Hôtel de Ville
Esplanade Jean-Marie-Louvel
14027 Caen Cedex 9
Opening hours : vendredi
    08:00:00 à 17:00:00
lundi à jeudi
    08:00:00 à 18:00:00
Town Hall phone : 02 31 30 41 00
Town Hall Fax : 02 31 86 02 38
Town Hall website : http://www.caen.fr
Town Hall email address : https://caen.fr/contact
Contact details of the Town Hall : Latitude : 49.181
Longitude : -0.372

Cadastre of Caen

The Caen town hall has a cadastre service from which you can obtain the Caen cadastral map or more precisely a cadastral plot. For more information, you can consult the website of the Caen town hall or get in touch directly by phone with the Caen town hall. You will find the Caen town hall website and phone number above in the town hall section.

You can also access the Caen cadastral map for free by visiting this link: Caen cadastral map. You can specify an address to consult more precisely a cadastral plot of Caen.

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