Châteaugiron

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Châteaugiron
Kastell-Geron
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Châteaugiron
Coat of arms
Châteaugiron is located in France
Châteaugiron
Châteaugiron
Coordinates: 48°02′56″N 1°30′07″W / 48.0489°N 1.5019°W / 48.0489; -1.5019Coordinates: 48°02′56″N 1°30′07″W / 48.0489°N 1.5019°W / 48.0489; -1.5019
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Châteaugiron
Intercommunality Pays de Châteaugiron
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Françoise Gatel
Area1 23.52 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 9,434
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35069 /35410
Elevation 28–78 m (92–256 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.

Châteaugiron (Breton: Kastell-Geron, Gallo: Chaujon) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France. It extended on 1st January 2017 by merging with the former communes of Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail and Ossé.[1]

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Inhabitants of Châteaugiron are called Castelgironnais in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,682 —    
1968 2,060 +22.5%
1975 2,330 +13.1%
1982 3,244 +39.2%
1990 4,166 +28.4%
1999 5,500 +32.0%
2008 6,450 +17.3%

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