Location of Mayenne in France
|Region||Pays de la Loire|
|• President of the General Council||Jean Arthuis|
|• Total||5,175 km2 (1,998 sq mi)|
|• Density||58/km2 (150/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2|
Mayenne is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790. The northern two thirds correspond to the western part of the former province of Maine. The southern third of Mayenne corresponds to the northern portion of the old province of Anjou.
The inhabitants of the department are called Mayennais.
- Cantons of the Mayenne department
- Communes of the Mayenne department
- Arrondissements of the Mayenne department
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