Mordelles

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Mordelles
Morzhell
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Mordelles
Coat of arms
Mordelles is located in France
Mordelles
Mordelles
Location within Brittany region
Mordelles is located in Brittany
Mordelles
Mordelles
Coordinates: 48°04′32″N 1°50′41″W / 48.0756°N 1.8447°W / 48.0756; -1.8447Coordinates: 48°04′32″N 1°50′41″W / 48.0756°N 1.8447°W / 48.0756; -1.8447
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Le Rheu
Intercommunality Rennes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Thierry Le Bihan
Area1 29.84 km2 (11.52 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 7,129
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 35196 /35310
Elevation 19–51 m (62–167 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.

Mordelles (Breton: Morzhell, Gallo: Mordèll) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The Meu forms the commune's southwestern border.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Mordelles are called in French mordelais.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19622,268—    
19682,921+28.8%
19753,869+32.5%
19825,149+33.1%
19905,362+4.1%
19995,901+10.1%
20087,129+20.8%

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