Hédé-Bazouges

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Hédé-Bazouges
Commune
Ruined castle
Ruined castle
Coat of arms of Hédé-Bazouges
Coat of arms
Hédé-Bazouges is located in France
Hédé-Bazouges
Hédé-Bazouges
Coordinates: 48°17′43″N 1°48′05″W / 48.2953°N 1.8014°W / 48.2953; -1.8014Coordinates: 48°17′43″N 1°48′05″W / 48.2953°N 1.8014°W / 48.2953; -1.8014
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Melesse
Intercommunality Pays de la Bretagne Romantique
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Christophe Benis
Area1 14.93 km2 (5.76 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 2,099
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35130 /35630
Elevation 39–122 m (128–400 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.

Hédé-Bazouges (Breton: Hazhoù-Bazeleg, Gallo: Hédoe) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

On 1 January 2008, the village of Saint-Symphorien was separated from the commune, and given the status of commune in its own right.[1]

Prior to 22 March 2011, the commune was called Hédé.[2]

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Hédé-Bazouges are called Hédéens in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,560 —    
1968 1,555 −0.3%
1975 1,432 −7.9%
1982 1,422 −0.7%
1990 1,500 +5.5%
1999 1,822 +21.5%
2008 1,864 +2.3%

Sights[edit]

The town has a sculpture park in the church garden dedicated to the work of local resident Jean Boucher.

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