|region||Pays de la Loire|
|Community association||Maine Saosnois|
|surface||12.52 km 2|
|Residents||379 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||30 inhabitants / km 2|
René is a French municipality with 379 inhabitants (as of 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 Mamers . The inhabitants are called Renéens .
René is about 35 kilometers north of Le Mans . René is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Thoiré-sous-Contensor in the north, Les Mées in the north and northeast, Thoigné in the east, Dangeul in the southeast, Nouans and Meurcé in the south, Doucelles in the southwest and Chérancé in the west.
|Source: Cassini and INSEE|
- Saint-Pierre church from the 15th / 16th centuries Century, since 2002 Monument historique
- Rectory from the 16th century
- Market halls from 1533, monument historique since 1984
- Le Bourchemin Castle