Melesse

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Melesse
Meled
Commune
The town hall of Melesse
The town hall of Melesse
Coat of arms of Melesse
Coat of arms
Melesse is located in France
Melesse
Melesse
Coordinates: 48°13′05″N 1°41′41″W / 48.2181°N 1.6947°W / 48.2181; -1.6947Coordinates: 48°13′05″N 1°41′41″W / 48.2181°N 1.6947°W / 48.2181; -1.6947
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Melesse
Intercommunality Val d'Ille
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Claude Jaouen
Area1 32.39 km2 (12.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,489
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35173 /35520
Elevation 38–111 m (125–364 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.

Melesse (Breton: Meled, Gallo: Melècz) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France.

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Inhabitants of Melesse are called Melessiens in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,941 —    
1968 2,119 +9.2%
1975 3,200 +51.0%
1982 4,231 +32.2%
1990 4,675 +10.5%
1999 5,164 +10.5%
2008 5,489 +6.3%
2012 5,708 +4.0%

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