Faye-d'Anjou

Faye-d'Anjou (/fε.dɑ̃.ʒu/) is a former commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Bellevigne-en-Layon.[2]

Faye-d'Anjou
Location of Faye-d'Anjou
Faye-d'Anjou is located in France
Faye-d'Anjou
Faye-d'Anjou
Faye-d'Anjou is located in Pays de la Loire
Faye-d'Anjou
Faye-d'Anjou
Coordinates: 47°17′36″N 0°31′08″W / 47.2933°N 0.5189°W / 47.2933; -0.5189Coordinates: 47°17′36″N 0°31′08″W / 47.2933°N 0.5189°W / 47.2933; -0.5189
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
ArrondissementAngers
CantonChemillé-Melay
CommuneBellevigne-en-Layon
Area
1
30.4 km2 (11.7 sq mi)
Population
 (2006[1])
1,188
 • Density39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Fayen, Fayenne
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
49380
Elevation22–104 m (72–341 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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The river Layon forms all of the commune's south-western border.

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