Coordinates: 49°18′14″N 1°14′49″W / 49.304°N 1.247°W / 49.304; -1.247Coordinates: 49°18′14″N 1°14′49″W / 49.304°N 1.247°W / 49.304; -1.247
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Saint-Lô
Canton Carentan
Intercommunality Baie du Cotentin
Area1 39.63 km2 (15.30 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 6,804
  Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50099 / 50500

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.

Carentan-les-Marais is a commune in the department of Manche, northwestern France. The municipality was established on 1 January 2016 by merger of the former communes of Carentan (the seat), Angoville-au-Plain, Houesville and Saint-Côme-du-Mont.[1]


  1. Arrêté préfectoral 23 December 2015 (French)

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