Gosné

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Gosné
Goneg
Town hall
Town hall
Gosné is located in France
Gosné
Gosné
Coordinates: 48°14′49″N 1°27′49″W / 48.2469°N 1.4636°W / 48.2469; -1.4636Coordinates: 48°14′49″N 1°27′49″W / 48.2469°N 1.4636°W / 48.2469; -1.4636
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Fougères-Vitré
Canton Fougères-1
Intercommunality Pays de Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Véronique Lepannetier-Ruffault
Area1 18.14 km2 (7.00 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,693
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35121 /35140
Elevation 53–114 m (174–374 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.

Gosné (Breton: Goneg, Gallo: Gosnae) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

International relations[edit]

It is twinned with Ballyheigue in County Kerry, Ireland.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 976 —    
1800 886 −9.2%
1806 906 +2.3%
1821 976 +7.7%
1831 1,025 +5.0%
1836 1,025 +0.0%
1841 1,002 −2.2%
1846 1,101 +9.9%
1851 1,197 +8.7%
1856 1,237 +3.3%
1861 1,257 +1.6%
1866 1,297 +3.2%
1872 1,270 −2.1%
1876 1,225 −3.5%
1881 1,198 −2.2%
1886 1,221 +1.9%
1891 1,213 −0.7%
1896 1,161 −4.3%
1901 1,178 +1.5%
1906 1,203 +2.1%
1911 1,176 −2.2%
1921 1,033 −12.2%
1926 1,017 −1.5%
1931 986 −3.0%
1936 950 −3.7%
1946 949 −0.1%
1954 935 −1.5%
1962 918 −1.8%
1968 817 −11.0%
1975 875 +7.1%
1982 1,014 +15.9%
1990 1,195 +17.9%
1999 1,380 +15.5%
2008 1,693 +22.7%

Inhabitants of Gosné are called Gosnéens in French.

Geography[edit]

Gosné is located at 24 km (15 mi) in the North-East of Rennes and at 49 km (30 mi) in the south of the Mont Saint-Michel.

The bordering communes are Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier, Liffré, and Ercé-près-Liffré.

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