Messac, Ille-et-Vilaine

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Messac
Mezeg
The town hall of Messac
The town hall of Messac
Coat of arms of Messac
Coat of arms
Messac is located in France
Messac
Messac
Coordinates: 47°49′32″N 1°48′26″W / 47.8256°N 1.8072°W / 47.8256; -1.8072Coordinates: 47°49′32″N 1°48′26″W / 47.8256°N 1.8072°W / 47.8256; -1.8072
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Redon
Canton Redon
Intercommunality Moyenne Vilaine et du Semnon
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Thierry Beaujouan
Area1 41.64 km2 (16.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,726
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35176 /35480
Elevation 3–89 m (9.8–292.0 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.

Messac (Breton: Mezeg, Gallo: Meczac) is a former commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune Guipry-Messac.[1]

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Messac are called Messacois in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,163 —    
1968 2,169 +0.3%
1975 2,212 +2.0%
1982 2,232 +0.9%
1990 2,276 +2.0%
1999 2,243 −1.4%
2008 2,726 +21.5%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 23 July 2015 (French)

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