Loué

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Loué
Commune
The vicinity of the Vègre and the Tramway Bridge at La Tuilerie
The vicinity of the Vègre and the Tramway Bridge at La Tuilerie
Coat of arms of Loué
Coat of arms
Loué is located in France
Loué
Loué
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Loué is located in Pays de la Loire
Loué
Loué
Coordinates: 47°59′47″N 0°09′07″W / 47.9964°N 0.1519°W / 47.9964; -0.1519Coordinates: 47°59′47″N 0°09′07″W / 47.9964°N 0.1519°W / 47.9964; -0.1519
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement La Flèche
Canton Loué (chef-lieu)
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Pays de Loué
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Croyeau
Area1 15.84 km2 (6.12 sq mi)
Population (2006 [1])2 2,097
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Louésien, Louésienne
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72168 /72540
Elevation 58–118 m (190–387 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.

Loué is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

The river Vègre flows southwestward through the commune and crosses the town.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.insee.fr/fr/ppp/bases-de-donnees/recensement/populations-legales/departement.asp?dep=72#dep_B Populations légales 2006 publiées par l’INSEE le 1er janvier 2009