Saint-Gilles, Ille-et-Vilaine

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Saint-Gilles
Sant-Jili-Roazhon
The church of Saint-Gilles
The church of Saint-Gilles
Coat of arms of Saint-Gilles
Coat of arms
Saint-Gilles is located in France
Saint-Gilles
Saint-Gilles
Coordinates: 48°09′16″N 1°49′28″W / 48.1544°N 1.8244°W / 48.1544; -1.8244Coordinates: 48°09′16″N 1°49′28″W / 48.1544°N 1.8244°W / 48.1544; -1.8244
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Rennes
Canton Melesse
Intercommunality Rennes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Philippe Thébault
Area1 20.72 km2 (8.00 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 3,753
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35275 /35590
Elevation 34–96 m (112–315 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-Gilles (Breton: Sant-Jili-Roazhon, Gallo: Saent-Jill) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

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Inhabitants of Saint-Gilles are called saint-gillois in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,114 —    
1968 1,137 +2.1%
1975 1,916 +68.5%
1982 2,808 +46.6%
1990 3,059 +8.9%
1999 3,463 +13.2%
2009 3,753 +8.4%

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