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
Location within Brittany region
Messac is located in Brittany
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%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 23 July 2015 (in French)

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