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Château de Martigné
Château de Martigné
Avessé is located in France
Coordinates: 47°57′25″N 0°14′56″W / 47.9569°N 0.2489°W / 47.9569; -0.2489Coordinates: 47°57′25″N 0°14′56″W / 47.9569°N 0.2489°W / 47.9569; -0.2489
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement La Flèche
Canton Brûlon
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Vègre et Champagne
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jeanine Rieucros
Area1 18.72 km2 (7.23 sq mi)
Population (2006 [1])2 362
 • Density 19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72019 /72350
Elevation 46–113 m (151–371 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.

Avessé is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.


The river Vègre forms most of the commune's eastern border.

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  1. ^ http://www.insee.fr/fr/ppp/bases-de-donnees/recensement/populations-legales/departement.asp?dep=72#dep_B Populations légales 2006 publiées par l’INSEE le 1er janvier 2009