Noyal-sur-Vilaine

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Noyal-sur-Vilaine
Noal-ar-Gwilen
The town hall of Noyal-sur-Vilaine
The town hall of Noyal-sur-Vilaine
Coat of arms of Noyal-sur-Vilaine
Coat of arms
Noyal-sur-Vilaine is located in France
Noyal-sur-Vilaine
Noyal-sur-Vilaine
Coordinates: 48°06′45″N 1°31′24″W / 48.1125°N 1.5233°W / 48.1125; -1.5233Coordinates: 48°06′45″N 1°31′24″W / 48.1125°N 1.5233°W / 48.1125; -1.5233
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Châteaugiron
Intercommunality Pays de Châteaugiron
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Marielle Muret-Baudoin
Area1 30.72 km2 (11.86 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,188
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35207 /35530
Elevation 32–91 m (105–299 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.

Noyal-sur-Vilaine (Breton: Noal-ar-Gwilen) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Noyal is some ten kilometres east of Rennes.

Adjacent communes:

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Noyal-sur-Vilaine are called noyalais in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1836 3,004 —    
1891 2,539 −15.5%
1921 2,114 −16.7%
1962 1,924 −9.0%
1968 2,517 +30.8%
1975 2,952 +17.3%
1982 3,833 +29.8%
1990 4,089 +6.7%
1999 4,698 +14.9%
2008 5,188 +10.4%

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