Le Chevain

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Le Chevain
The church
The church
Le Chevain is located in France
Le Chevain
Le Chevain
Coordinates: 48°25′58″N 0°07′31″E / 48.4328°N 0.1253°E / 48.4328; 0.1253Coordinates: 48°25′58″N 0°07′31″E / 48.4328°N 0.1253°E / 48.4328; 0.1253
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Mamers
Area1 5.70 km2 (2.20 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 661
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72082 /72610
Elevation 130–156 m (427–512 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.

Le Chevain is a former commune in the Sarthe department in the Pays de la Loire region in north-western France. On 1 January 2017, it was merged into the new commune Saint Paterne - Le Chevain.[1]

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 28 September 2016 (in French)