Contest, Mayenne

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Contest
The church in Contest
The church in Contest
Coat of arms of Contest
Coat of arms
Contest is located in France
Contest
Contest
Coordinates: 48°15′46″N 0°39′18″W / 48.2628°N 0.655°W / 48.2628; -0.655Coordinates: 48°15′46″N 0°39′18″W / 48.2628°N 0.655°W / 48.2628; -0.655
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Mayenne
Arrondissement Mayenne
Canton Mayenne-Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Édouard Beaudouin
Area1 22.96 km2 (8.86 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 884
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 53074 /53100
Elevation 77–152 m (253–499 ft)
(avg. 109 m or 358 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.

Contest is a commune in the Mayenne department in north-western France.

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