Drain, Maine-et-Loire

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Drain is located in France
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Drain is located in Pays de la Loire
Coordinates: 47°20′24″N 1°12′18″W / 47.34°N 1.205°W / 47.34; -1.205Coordinates: 47°20′24″N 1°12′18″W / 47.34°N 1.205°W / 47.34; -1.205
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Maine-et-Loire
Arrondissement Cholet
Canton Champtoceaux
Intercommunality Canton de Champtoceaux
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Thérèse Croix
Area1 19.05 km2 (7.36 sq mi)
Population (2006[1])2 1,687
 • Density 89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Drainois, Drainoise
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 49126 /49530
Elevation 5–92 m (16–302 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

Drain is a former commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France. On 15 December 2015, it was merged into the new commune Orée-d'Anjou.[2]

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