Le Gâvre

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Le Gâvre
L'église Notre-Dame.
L'église Notre-Dame.
Coat of arms of Le Gâvre
Coat of arms
Le Gâvre is located in France
Le Gâvre
Le Gâvre
Coordinates: 47°31′17″N 1°44′51″W / 47.5214°N 1.7475°W / 47.5214; -1.7475Coordinates: 47°31′17″N 1°44′51″W / 47.5214°N 1.7475°W / 47.5214; -1.7475
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Châteaubriant
Canton Blain
Intercommunality Région de Blain
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Philippe Combe
Area
 • Land1 53.58 km2 (20.69 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Population2 1,385
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44062 / 44130
Elevation 22–62 m (72–203 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.

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

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