Mordelles

Mordelles (French pronunciation: ​[mɔʁdɛl]; Breton: Morzhell; Gallo: Mordèll) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Mordelles
Morzhell
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Mordelles
Location of Mordelles
Mordelles is located in France
Mordelles
Mordelles
Mordelles is located in Brittany
Mordelles
Mordelles
Coordinates: 48°04′32″N 1°50′41″W / 48.0756°N 1.8447°W / 48.0756; -1.8447Coordinates: 48°04′32″N 1°50′41″W / 48.0756°N 1.8447°W / 48.0756; -1.8447
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentIlle-et-Vilaine
ArrondissementRennes
CantonLe Rheu
IntercommunalityRennes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Thierry Le Bihan[1]
Area
1
29.84 km2 (11.52 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
7,356
 • Density250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
35196 /35310
Elevation19–51 m (62–167 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The river Meu forms the commune's southwestern border.

PopulationEdit

Inhabitants of Mordelles are called in French mordelais.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19622,268—    
19682,921+28.8%
19753,869+32.5%
19825,149+33.1%
19905,362+4.1%
19995,901+10.1%
20087,129+20.8%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.

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