Saint-Ouen-la-Rouërie

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Saint-Ouen-la-Rouërie
Sant-Owen-Reoger
The town hall of Saint-Ouen-La-Rouërie
The town hall of Saint-Ouen-La-Rouërie
Coat of arms of Saint-Ouen-la-Rouërie
Coat of arms
Saint-Ouen-la-Rouërie is located in France
Saint-Ouen-la-Rouërie
Saint-Ouen-la-Rouërie
Coordinates: 48°27′49″N 1°26′23″W / 48.4636°N 1.4397°W / 48.4636; -1.4397Coordinates: 48°27′49″N 1°26′23″W / 48.4636°N 1.4397°W / 48.4636; -1.4397
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Fougères-Vitré
Canton Antrain
Intercommunality Antrain
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Claude Guérin
Area1 21.12 km2 (8.15 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 790
 • Density 37/km2 (97/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35303 /35460
Elevation 12–114 m (39–374 ft)
(avg. 83 m or 272 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-Ouen-la-Rouërie (Breton: Sant-Owen-Reoger) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

Location[edit]

The commune lies 47 km (29 mi) northeast of Rennes and 21 km (13 mi) south of Mont Saint-Michel on the border with Normandy.

Saint-Ouen's adjoining communes are Sacey and Montanel in Manche, and Coglès, Tremblay, and Antrain, in Ille-et-Vilaine.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Saint-Ouen-la-Rouërie are called audoniens in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,972 —    
1800 1,743 −11.6%
1806 1,663 −4.6%
1821 1,500 −9.8%
1831 2,076 +38.4%
1836 2,106 +1.4%
1841 2,053 −2.5%
1846 2,105 +2.5%
1851 2,152 +2.2%
1856 2,082 −3.3%
1861 2,102 +1.0%
1866 2,020 −3.9%
1872 1,973 −2.3%
1876 1,933 −2.0%
1881 1,903 −1.6%
1886 1,828 −3.9%
1891 1,837 +0.5%
1896 1,670 −9.1%
1901 1,630 −2.4%
1906 1,634 +0.2%
1911 1,579 −3.4%
1921 1,310 −17.0%
1926 1,306 −0.3%
1931 1,397 +7.0%
1936 1,350 −3.4%
1946 1,276 −5.5%
1954 1,247 −2.3%
1962 1,186 −4.9%
1968 1,046 −11.8%
1975 950 −9.2%
1982 836 −12.0%
1990 783 −6.3%
1999 751 −4.1%
2009 790 +5.2%

Sights[edit]

  • The 18th-century Château de la Rouërie

See also[edit]

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