|region||Pays de la Loire|
|Community association||Bocage Mayennais|
|surface||13.23 km 2|
|Residents||267 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||20 inhabitants / km 2|
Town Hall (Mairie) of Carelles
Carelles is a French municipality with 267 inhabitants (as of January 1 2017) in Mayenne in the region Pays de la Loire ; it belongs to the arrondissement of Mayenne and the canton of Gorron . The inhabitants are called Carellais .
Carelles is about 43 kilometers north-northwest of Laval city center . Carelles is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Levaré in the north, Colombiers-du-Plessis in the east, Saint-Denis-de-Gastines in the south and south-east, Montaudin in the west and south-west and Saint-Berthevin-la-Tannière in the west and north-west.
|Source: Cassini and INSEE|
- Saint-Jean-Baptiste church from the 19th century
- Victor Quinton (1866–1924), Bishop and Vicar Apostolic of South Vietnam
- Le Patrimoine des Communes de la Mayenne. Flohic Editions, Volume 1, Paris 2002, ISBN 2-84234-135-X , pp. 381-382.