Chauvigné

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Chauvigné
Kelvinieg
L'église de Chauvigné.jpg
Coat of arms of Chauvigné
Coat of arms
Chauvigné is located in France
Chauvigné
Chauvigné
Coordinates: 48°22′36″N 1°27′32″W / 48.3767°N 1.4589°W / 48.3767; -1.4589Coordinates: 48°22′36″N 1°27′32″W / 48.3767°N 1.4589°W / 48.3767; -1.4589
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Fougères-Vitré
Canton Antrain
Intercommunality Antrain
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Henri Rault
Area1 17.71 km2 (6.84 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 770
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 35075 / 35490
Elevation 30–107 m (98–351 ft)

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.

Chauvigné (Breton: Kelvinieg, Gallo: Chauveinyaé) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Chauvigné is located at 38 km (24 mi) northeast of Rennes and 30 km (19 mi) south of the Mont Saint-Michel.

The communes bordering are Tremblay, Saint-Marc-le-Blanc, Le Tiercent, Saint-Christophe-de-Valains, Vieux-Vy-sur-Couesnon and Romazy.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Chauvigné are called Chauvignéens in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 972 —    
1800 934 −3.9%
1806 946 +1.3%
1821 937 −1.0%
1831 971 +3.6%
1836 976 +0.5%
1841 938 −3.9%
1846 1,047 +11.6%
1851 1,156 +10.4%
1856 1,165 +0.8%
1861 1,204 +3.3%
1866 1,229 +2.1%
1872 1,292 +5.1%
1876 1,267 −1.9%
1881 1,208 −4.7%
1886 1,204 −0.3%
1891 1,200 −0.3%
1896 1,180 −1.7%
1901 1,129 −4.3%
1906 1,194 +5.8%
1911 1,172 −1.8%
1921 1,057 −9.8%
1926 964 −8.8%
1931 987 +2.4%
1936 959 −2.8%
1946 887 −7.5%
1954 840 −5.3%
1962 789 −6.1%
1968 741 −6.1%
1975 704 −5.0%
1982 617 −12.4%
1990 566 −8.3%
1999 575 +1.6%
2008 770 +33.9%

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