Pontaubault (French pronunciation: ​[pɔ̃tobo]) is a commune in the Manche department in north-western France.

Pontaubault
The Aubaud bridge spanning the Sélune
The Aubaud bridge spanning the Sélune
Location of Pontaubault
Pontaubault is located in France
Pontaubault
Pontaubault
Pontaubault is located in Normandy
Pontaubault
Pontaubault
Coordinates: 48°37′48″N 1°20′59″W / 48.63°N 1.3497°W / 48.63; -1.3497Coordinates: 48°37′48″N 1°20′59″W / 48.63°N 1.3497°W / 48.63; -1.3497
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentManche
ArrondissementAvranches
CantonPontorson
IntercommunalityCA Mont-Saint-Michel-Normandie
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Michel Perrouault[1]
Area
1
1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
569
 • Density290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
50408 /50220
Elevation7–72 m (23–236 ft)
(avg. 31 m or 102 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
Patton's VIII Corps crossed the Pontaubault bridge on August 1, 1944 into Brittany following the success of Operation Cobra

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  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.