Le Rheu

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Le Rheu
Reuz
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Le Rheu
Coat of arms
Le Rheu is located in France
Le Rheu
Le Rheu
Coordinates: 48°06′10″N 1°47′39″W / 48.1028°N 1.7942°W / 48.1028; -1.7942Coordinates: 48°06′10″N 1°47′39″W / 48.1028°N 1.7942°W / 48.1028; -1.7942
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Le Rheu
Intercommunality Rennes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Luc Chenut
Area1 18.89 km2 (7.29 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 7,643
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35240 /35650
Elevation 18–48 m (59–157 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 Rheu (Breton: Reuz) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

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Inhabitants of Le Rheu are called rheusois in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1936 1,197 —    
1954 1,273 +6.3%
1962 2,001 +57.2%
1968 3,080 +53.9%
1975 3,869 +25.6%
1982 4,276 +10.5%
1990 5,027 +17.6%
1999 5,733 +14.0%
2009 7,643 +33.3%

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