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Montigné-lès-Rairies

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Montigné-lès-Rairies
Montigné-lès-Rairies (Frankreich)
Montigné-lès-Rairies
Region Pays de la Loire
Department (No) Maine-et-Loire (49)
Arrondissement Angers
Canton Tiercé
Community association Anjou Loir et Sarthe
Coordinates 47° 37′ N, 0° 12′ WCoordinates 47° 37′ N, 0° 12′ W
Height 28–76 m
Area 9,15 km²
Inhabitants 432 (January 1, 2018)
Population density 47 inhabitants/km²
Postal code 49430
INSEE code
Website http://www.montignelesrairies.mairie49.fr/

Town hall (Mairie) of Montigné-lès-Rairies

Montigné-lès-Rairies is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in the Pays de la Loire region in north-central France with a population of 432 as at 1 January 2018. It was part of the arrondissement of Angers and the canton of Tiercé (until 2015: canton of Durtal). The inhabitants are called Ignémontains.

Geography

Montigné-lès-Rairies is located about 31 kilometers northeast of Angers in the Baugeois. Montigné-lès-Rairies is surrounded by the neighbouring municipalities of Les Rairies to the north, Baugé-en-Anjou to the south and east, and Durtal to the west.

Population development

Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2018
Inhabitants 397 394 353 349 365 350 360 432
Sources: Cassini and INSEE

Places of interest

  • Church of Saint-Pierre
  • Mené Castle

Saint-Pierre Church

Literature

  • Le Patrimoine des Communes de Maine-et-Loire. Flohic Editions, vol. 1, Paris 2001, ISBN 2-84234-117-1, pp. 604-606.

Web links

Commons: Montigné-lès-Rairies– Collection of images, videos and audio files