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Nueil-sur-Layon is located in France
Coordinates: 47°07′08″N 0°21′55″W / 47.1189°N 0.3653°W / 47.1189; -0.3653Coordinates: 47°07′08″N 0°21′55″W / 47.1189°N 0.3653°W / 47.1189; -0.3653
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Maine-et-Loire
Arrondissement Saumur
Canton Cholet-2
Area1 61.23 km2 (23.64 sq mi)
Population (2006[1])2 1,288
 • Density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 49232 /49560
Elevation 57–123 m (187–404 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

Nueil-sur-Layon is a former commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.[2] On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Lys-Haut-Layon.[3]


The village lies on the left bank of the Layon, which flows northeastward through the southern part of the commune.

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