|region||Pays de la Loire|
|Community association||Maine Saosnois|
|surface||24.19 km 2|
|Residents||2,205 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||91 inhabitants / km 2|
Town hall of Marolles-les-Braults
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.
|Area (km²)||Population as of
January 1, 2017
|Marolles-les-Braults (administrative headquarters)||72189||20.64||2,068|
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.
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.
- Decree of the Prefecture on the formation of the Commune nouvelle Marolles-les-Braults of September 18, 2018 .
- current population according to INSEE
- Marolles-les-Braults on manageo.fr (French).