Saint-Florent-le-Vieil

Saint-Florent-le-Vieil (French pronunciation: [sɛ̃ flɔʁɑ̃ lə vjɛj] (About this soundlisten)) is a former commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.[2] On 15 December 2015, it was merged into the new commune Mauges-sur-Loire.[3] Its population was 2,862 in 2017.[1]

Saint-Florent-le-Vieil
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Coat of arms of Saint-Florent-le-Vieil
Location of Saint-Florent-le-Vieil
Saint-Florent-le-Vieil is located in France
Saint-Florent-le-Vieil
Saint-Florent-le-Vieil
Saint-Florent-le-Vieil is located in Pays de la Loire
Saint-Florent-le-Vieil
Saint-Florent-le-Vieil
Coordinates: 47°21′44″N 1°00′54″W / 47.3622°N 1.015°W / 47.3622; -1.015Coordinates: 47°21′44″N 1°00′54″W / 47.3622°N 1.015°W / 47.3622; -1.015
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
ArrondissementCholet
CantonSaint-Florent-le-Vieil
CommuneMauges-sur-Loire
Area
1
24.89 km2 (9.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
2,862
 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
49410
Elevation7–130 m (23–427 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The river Èvre forms the commune's western border, then flows into the Loire, forming the commune's northern border.

Saint-Florent-le-Viel is located on the La Loire à vélo, itself a subset of the EuroVelo6, the trans-European bicycle route.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Téléchargement du fichier d'ensemble des populations légales en 2017, INSEE
  2. ^ Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui: Commune data sheet Saint-Florent-le-Vieil, EHESS. (in French)
  3. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 5 October 2015 (in French)