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For other uses, see Jans (surname).
Jans église.jpg
Coat of arms of Jans
Coat of arms
Jans is located in France
Coordinates: 47°37′18″N 1°36′46″W / 47.6217°N 1.6128°W / 47.6217; -1.6128Coordinates: 47°37′18″N 1°36′46″W / 47.6217°N 1.6128°W / 47.6217; -1.6128
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Châteaubriant
Canton Derval
Intercommunality secteur de Derval
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Marsac
 • Land1 33.21 km2 (12.82 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,021
 • Population2 density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44076 / 44170
Elevation 13–56 m (43–184 ft)
Website http://www.mairie-jans.fr/

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.

Jans is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

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