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
Location within Brittany region
Melesse is located in Brittany
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 UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
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.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Melesse are called Melessiens in French.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,941—    
19682,119+9.2%
19753,200+51.0%
19824,231+32.2%
19904,675+10.5%
19995,164+10.5%
20085,489+6.3%
20125,708+4.0%

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