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For other uses of the name Varennes, see Varennes (disambiguation).
A windmill at Le Champ-des-Îles
A windmill at Le Champ-des-Îles
Coat of arms of Varennes-sur-Loire
Coat of arms
Varennes-sur-Loire is located in France
Coordinates: 47°14′20″N 0°03′14″E / 47.239°N 0.054°E / 47.239; 0.054Coordinates: 47°14′20″N 0°03′14″E / 47.239°N 0.054°E / 47.239; 0.054
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Maine-et-Loire
Arrondissement Saumur
Canton Allonnes
Intercommunality Saumur Loire Développement
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Bornes
Area1 22.66 km2 (8.75 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,800
 • Density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 49361 /49730
Elevation 23–32 m (75–105 ft)
(avg. 28 m or 92 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.

Varennes-sur-Loire is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.

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