Chavagne

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Chavagne
Kavan
Town hall
Town hall
Chavagne is located in France
Chavagne
Chavagne
Coordinates: 48°03′17″N 1°47′00″W / 48.0547°N 1.7833°W / 48.0547; -1.7833Coordinates: 48°03′17″N 1°47′00″W / 48.0547°N 1.7833°W / 48.0547; -1.7833
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Mordelles
Intercommunality Rennes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) André Crocq
Area1 12.44 km2 (4.80 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,744
 • Density 300/km2 (780/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 35076 / 35310
Elevation 16–38 m (52–125 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.

Chavagne (Breton: Kavan, Gallo: Chavayn) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Meu forms all of the commune's southern border, then flows into the Vilaine, which forms all of its eastern border.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Chavagne are called Chavagnais in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 639 —    
1968 874 +36.8%
1975 1,667 +90.7%
1982 2,244 +34.6%
1990 2,844 +26.7%
1999 3,091 +8.7%
2008 3,744 +21.1%

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