Mouais

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Mouais
L'ancien moulin de Mouais, sur la Chère.
L'ancien moulin de Mouais, sur la Chère.
Coat of arms of Mouais
Coat of arms
Mouais is located in France
Mouais
Mouais
Coordinates: 47°41′47″N 1°38′36″W / 47.6964°N 1.6433°W / 47.6964; -1.6433Coordinates: 47°41′47″N 1°38′36″W / 47.6964°N 1.6433°W / 47.6964; -1.6433
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Châteaubriant
Canton Derval
Intercommunality secteur de Derval
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Daniel
Area1 9.93 km2 (3.83 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 328
 • Density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44105 / 44590
Elevation 9–61 m (30–200 ft)
Website http://www.cc-derval.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.

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

Geography[edit]

The town is located on the northern edge of the department, on the right bank of the river Chère, which forms most of its southern border.

See also[edit]