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Coat of arms of Connerré
Connerré (France)
region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Savigné-l'Évêque
Community association Gesnois Biluria
Coordinates 48 ° 4 ′  N , 0 ° 30 ′  E Coordinates: 48 ° 4 ′  N , 0 ° 30 ′  E
height 60-145 m
surface 16.60 km 2
Residents 2,902 (January 1, 2017)
Population density 175 inhabitants / km 2
Post Code 72160
INSEE code

Connerré is a French commune with 2,902 inhabitants (at January 1, 2017) in the department of Sarthe in the region Pays de la Loire ; it belongs to the arrondissement of Mamers and the canton of Savigné-l'Évêque . The place is located 23 km east of Le Mans and 19 km southwest of La Ferté-Bernard on the A11 autoroute around the banks of the Huisne river and its tributary Dué .


The Roman road from Chartres to Le Mans crosses the town. The place and especially the church stand on an extensive Merovingian necropolis . During ground work in 1803 around 40 graves came to light.

In 1407 King Charles VI. who had acquired Connerré from Bouchard de Courtremblay, the place to the chapter of Saint-Julien in Le Mans.


  • church

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