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Lignières-la-Carelle is located in France
Coordinates: 48°26′06″N 0°10′31″E / 48.435°N 0.1753°E / 48.435; 0.1753Coordinates: 48°26′06″N 0°10′31″E / 48.435°N 0.1753°E / 48.435; 0.1753
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Fresnaye-sur-Chédouet
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Massif de Perseigne
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Martine Linquette
Area1 6.75 km2 (2.61 sq mi)
Population (2006 [1])2 372
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72162 /72610
Elevation 135–156 m (443–512 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.

Lignières-la-Carelle is a former commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France. In 2015 it became part of Villeneuve-en-Perseigne.

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  1. ^ Populations légales 2006 publiées par l’INSEE le 1er janvier 2009