Liffré

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Liffré
Liverieg
Commune
The town centre of Liffré
The town centre of Liffré
Coat of arms of Liffré
Coat of arms
Liffré is located in France
Liffré
Liffré
Coordinates: 48°12′51″N 1°30′24″W / 48.2142°N 1.5067°W / 48.2142; -1.5067Coordinates: 48°12′51″N 1°30′24″W / 48.2142°N 1.5067°W / 48.2142; -1.5067
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Liffré
Intercommunality Pays de Liffré
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Loïg Chesnais-Girard
Area1 66.86 km2 (25.81 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 6,756
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35152 /35340
Elevation 40–113 m (131–371 ft)
(avg. 95 m or 312 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.

Liffré (Breton: Liverieg, Gallo: Lifrei) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Liffré is twinned with:

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Liffré are called Liffréens in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,122 —    
1968 2,322 +9.4%
1975 3,237 +39.4%
1982 4,205 +29.9%
1990 5,659 +34.6%
1999 6,454 +14.0%
2008 6,745 +4.5%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Archived from the original on 2013-07-05. Retrieved 2013-07-11. 

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