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Valennes is located in France
Coordinates: 47°59′46″N 0°48′34″E / 47.9961°N 0.8094°E / 47.9961; 0.8094Coordinates: 47°59′46″N 0°48′34″E / 47.9961°N 0.8094°E / 47.9961; 0.8094
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Vibraye
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Val de Braye
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Vade
Area1 26.7 km2 (10.3 sq mi)
Population (2006[1])2 356
 • Density 13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72373 /72320
Elevation 95–174 m (312–571 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.

Valennes is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.

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