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Champtoceaux

Champtoceaux
Champtoceaux is located in France
Champtoceaux
Champtoceaux
Coordinates:
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Maine-et-Loire
Arrondissement Cholet
Canton Champtoceaux
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Yves Bourgeais
Area1 15.54 km2 (6.00 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,748
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 49069 / 49270
Elevation 2–86 m (6.6–282.2 ft)
(avg. 71 m or 233 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Champtoceaux is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department of western France.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Twin towns 2
  • See also 3
  • External links 4

History

Champtoceaux name derives from Latin Castrum Sellense. Inhabitants are called Castrocelsiens today.

Twin towns

See also

External links

  • Official town site
  • Official town site (in English)
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