Laigné-en-Belin

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Laigné-en-Belin
The chapel of Saint-Anne, in Laigné-en-Belin
The chapel of Saint-Anne, in Laigné-en-Belin
Location of Laigné-en-Belin
Laigné-en-Belin is located in France
Laigné-en-Belin
Laigné-en-Belin
Laigné-en-Belin is located in Pays de la Loire
Laigné-en-Belin
Laigné-en-Belin
Coordinates: 47°52′45″N 0°13′51″E / 47.8792°N 0.2309°E / 47.8792; 0.2309Coordinates: 47°52′45″N 0°13′51″E / 47.8792°N 0.2309°E / 47.8792; 0.2309
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentSarthe
ArrondissementLe Mans
CantonÉcommoy
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de l'Orée de Bercé Bélinois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Nathalie Dupont
Area
1
12.72 km2 (4.91 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,424
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Laignéen, Laignéenne
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
72155 /72220
Elevation47–95 m (154–312 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Laigné-en-Belin is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France. It was the birthplace of Basil Moreau, founder of the Congregation of Holy Cross.

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Notable residents[edit]

Basil Moreau

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.