The Saint-Méen chapel.
|Region||Pays de la Loire|
|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Philippe des Jamonières|
|• Land1||35.99 km2 (13.90 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||96/km2 (250/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (GMT +1)|
|INSEE/Postal code||44028 / 44850|
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.
Monuments and sites of interest
The commune lies on the north bank of the Loire River; this spot offers magnificent views.
The Château de Clermont, built between 1643 and 1649 by the Chenu, an old French family, was acquired by the Maupassant family. At the end of his life, the actor Louis de Funès came to live in the castle, which had been inherited by his wife, a descendant of the Maupassants.
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