Angers Loire Métropole

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Angers Loire Métropole
Location within the Maine-et-Loire department
Location within the Maine-et-Loire department
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
No. of communes29
Established2016
SeatAngers
Government
 • PresidentChristophe Béchu
Area
667 km2 (258 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)
299,476
 • Density449/km2 (1,160/sq mi)
WebsiteAngers Loire Métropole
Angers Developpement

The Communauté urbaine Angers Loire Métropole is the communauté urbaine, an intercommunal structure, centred on the city of Angers. It is located in the Maine-et-Loire department, in the Pays de la Loire region, western France. It was created in January 2016, replacing the previous Communauté d'agglomération d'Angers Loire Métropole.[1] It was expanded with the commune of Loire-Authion in January 2018.[2] Its area is 666.7 km2. Its population was 299,476 in 2018, of which 154,508 in Angers proper.[3]

Composition[edit]

The Communauté urbaine Angers Loire Métropole gathers 29 communes:[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arrêté DRCL n° 2015-102, Préfecture de Maine-et-Loire" (PDF). Retrieved 2017-07-03.
  2. ^ "Arrêté DRCL/BSFL n° 2016-183, Préfecture de Maine-et-Loire" (PDF). Retrieved 2018-04-26.
  3. ^ Comparateur de territoire, INSEE, accessed 5 April 2022.
  4. ^ CU Angers Loire Métropole (N° SIREN : 244900015), BANATIC. Accessed 5 April 2022.
  5. ^ INSEE

Coordinates: 47°30′N 0°33′W / 47.500°N 0.550°W / 47.500; -0.550