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View of the road to Dangeul
View of the road to Dangeul
Congé-sur-Orne is located in France
Coordinates: 48°12′00″N 0°15′13″E / 48.2°N 0.2536°E / 48.2; 0.2536Coordinates: 48°12′00″N 0°15′13″E / 48.2°N 0.2536°E / 48.2; 0.2536
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Marolles-les-Braults
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays Marollais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Bougard
Area1 11.2 km2 (4.3 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 296
 • Density 26/km2 (68/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72088 /72290
Elevation 53–73 m (174–240 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.

Congé-sur-Orne is a commune in the Sarthe department in the Pays de la Loire region in north-western France.

Its inhabitants are called 'Congéennes' and 'Congéens'; most of its population resides in the village, locally called le bourg; the rest is disseminated in hamlets and in isolated farms.

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