Le May-sur-Èvre

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Le May-sur-Èvre
The town of Le-May-Sur-Evre
The town of Le-May-Sur-Evre
Le May-sur-Èvre is located in France
Le May-sur-Èvre
Le May-sur-Èvre
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Le May-sur-Èvre is located in Pays de la Loire
Le May-sur-Èvre
Le May-sur-Èvre
Coordinates: 47°08′11″N 0°53′28″W / 47.1364°N 0.8911°W / 47.1364; -0.8911Coordinates: 47°08′11″N 0°53′28″W / 47.1364°N 0.8911°W / 47.1364; -0.8911
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Maine-et-Loire
Arrondissement Cholet
Canton Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges
Intercommunality CA Choletais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Picard
Area1 31.85 km2 (12.30 sq mi)
Population (2006[1])2 3,790
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Maytais, Maytaise
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 49193 /49122
Elevation 72–128 m (236–420 ft)
Website Le May sur Evre, site officiel

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 May-sur-Èvre is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France. The population (in 2006) was just under 4,000.


The commune is traversed by the Èvre river. It is around 10 km north of Cholet, and around 50 km east of Nantes.

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