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The church of Sainte-Osmane
The church of Sainte-Osmane
Sainte-Osmane is located in France
Coordinates: 47°53′28″N 0°36′36″E / 47.891°N 0.610°E / 47.891; 0.610Coordinates: 47°53′28″N 0°36′36″E / 47.891°N 0.610°E / 47.891; 0.610
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Saint-Calais
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays Calaisien
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Louis Gremillon
Area1 12 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population (2006[1])2 184
 • Density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72304 /72120

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.

Sainte-Osmane is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France. The 17th-century French Cenedictine Ambroise Janvier (1613–1682) was born in the village.

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