Jarzé (archaic Gercé, from Latin Gircea or Circea) 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 Jarzé-Villages.[2]

Jarzé
Location of Jarzé
Jarzé is located in France
Jarzé
Jarzé
Jarzé is located in Pays de la Loire
Jarzé
Jarzé
Coordinates: 47°33′22″N 0°13′55″W / 47.5561°N 0.2319°W / 47.5561; -0.2319Coordinates: 47°33′22″N 0°13′55″W / 47.5561°N 0.2319°W / 47.5561; -0.2319
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
ArrondissementAngers
CantonAngers-6
CommuneJarzé-Villages
Area
1
33.12 km2 (12.79 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
1,836
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Jarzéen, Jarzéenne
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
49140
Elevation34–101 m (112–331 ft)
(avg. 63 m or 207 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
Belfry of the church of Sainte-Julitte

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