La Varenne, Maine-et-Loire

La Varenne (French pronunciation: [la vaʁɛn] (listen)) is a former commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France. On 15 December 2015, it was merged into the new commune Orée-d'Anjou.[2] Its population was 1,796 in 2019.[1]

La Varenne
Location of La Varenne
La Varenne is located in France
La Varenne
La Varenne
La Varenne is located in Pays de la Loire
La Varenne
La Varenne
Coordinates: 47°18′48″N 1°19′15″W / 47.3133°N 1.3208°W / 47.3133; -1.3208Coordinates: 47°18′48″N 1°19′15″W / 47.3133°N 1.3208°W / 47.3133; -1.3208
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
ArrondissementCholet
CantonLa Pommeraye
CommuneOrée-d'Anjou
Area
1
14.19 km2 (5.48 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)[1]
1,796
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
49270
Elevation1–82 m (3.3–269.0 ft)
(avg. 64 m or 210 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The inhabitants of the town of La Varenne are "Varennais, Varennaises".[3]

DemographyEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962 864—    
1968 887+2.7%
1975 904+1.9%
1982 1,088+20.4%
1990 1,278+17.5%
1999 1,366+6.9%
2006 1,599+17.1%
2019 1,796+12.3%
Source: EHESS[4] and INSEE[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Téléchargement du fichier d'ensemble des populations légales en 2019, INSEE
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral, 25 November 2015 (in French)
  3. ^ "Information"
  4. ^ Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui: Commune data sheet La Varenne, EHESS. (in French)

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