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Coat of arms of Saint-Corneille
Coat of arms
Saint-Corneille is located in France
Coordinates: 48°04′02″N 0°20′34″E / 48.0672°N 0.3429°E / 48.0672; 0.3429Coordinates: 48°04′02″N 0°20′34″E / 48.0672°N 0.3429°E / 48.0672; 0.3429
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Montfort-le-Gesnois
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays des Brières et du Gesnois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Gaudré
Area1 10.88 km2 (4.20 sq mi)
Population (2006[1])2 1,012
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72275 /72460
Elevation 52–75 m (171–246 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.

Saint-Corneille is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France, famous for its chicken breeding facilities.

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