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Coat of arms of Marolles-les-Braults
Marolles-les-Braults (France)
region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton Mamers
Community association Maine Saosnois
Coordinates 48 ° 15 ′  N , 0 ° 19 ′  E Coordinates: 48 ° 15 ′  N , 0 ° 19 ′  E
height 59-127 m
surface 24.19 km 2
Residents 2,205 (January 1, 2017)
Population density 91 inhabitants / km 2
Post Code 72260
INSEE code

Town hall of Marolles-les-Braults

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Marolles-les-Braults is a French commune with 2,205 inhabitants (at January 1, 2017) in the department of Sarthe in the region Pays de la Loire . It belongs to the Mamers arrondissement and the Mamers canton of the same name .

It was created as a Commune nouvelle of the same name with effect from January 1, 2019 through the amalgamation of the former municipalities of Marolles-les-Braults and Dissé-sous-Ballon , which have the status of a Commune déléguée in the new municipality . The administrative center is in Marolles-les-Braults.


District former
INSEE code
Area (km²) Population as of
January 1, 2017
Marolles-les-Braults (administrative headquarters)00 72189 20.64 2,068
Dissé-sous-balloon 72116 03.55 .0137


The municipality is located around 27 kilometers southeast of Alençon . The rivers Orne Saosnoise , Dive , and the Malherbe and Gravée streams touch the municipality.

Neighboring municipalities are: Monhoudou in the north, Avesnes-en-Saosnois in the northeast, Peray in the east, Saint-Aignan in the southeast, Mézières-sur-Ponthouin in the south, Dangeul in the west and Courgains in the northwest.

Community partnerships

Marolles-les-Braults has had a partnership with the German community of Ebernhahn since 1973 .


Agriculture is an important line of business for the Marollais. There are various small businesses in the industrial park.


The Sporting club marollais (SCM) offers a variety of sports, including basketball, football, judo and gymnastics.

Web links

Commons : Marolles-les-Braults  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Decree of the Prefecture on the formation of the Commune nouvelle Marolles-les-Braults of September 18, 2018 .
  2. current population according to INSEE
  3. Marolles-les-Braults on (French).