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Le Mans Ville
Tap row: left, Le Mans 24-hr automobile race in Juin; richt, Le Mans Justice Depairtment Office; Middle row: View o Sarthe River an historic aurie, includin the Palais o Comtes du Maine; Bottom row: left, Le Mans Tramway in Gambetta Street; center, Facade biggit in Le Mans Commerce Center; richt, Saunt Julien Cathedral
Tap row: left, Le Mans 24-hr automobile race in Juin; richt, Le Mans Justice Depairtment Office; Middle row: View o Sarthe River an historic aurie, includin the Palais o Comtes du Maine; Bottom row: left, Le Mans Tramway in Gambetta Street; center, Facade biggit in Le Mans Commerce Center; richt, Saunt Julien Cathedral
Coat o airms o Le Mans Ville
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Le Mans Ville is locatit in Fraunce
Le Mans Ville
Le Mans Ville
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Le Mans Ville is locatit in Pays de la Loire
Le Mans Ville
Le Mans Ville
Coordinates: 48°00′28″N 0°11′54″E / 48.0077°N 0.1984°E / 48.0077; 0.1984Coordinates: 48°00′28″N 0°11′54″E / 48.0077°N 0.1984°E / 48.0077; 0.1984
Kintra Fraunce
Region Pays de la Loire
Depairtment Sarthe
Arrondissement Le Mansbourg
Intercommunality Le Mans
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Claude Boulard
Area1 52.81 km2 (20.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 148,169
 • Density 2,800/km2 (7,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 72181 /72000
Diallin codes (0)243
Elevation 38–134 m (125–440 ft)
(avg. 51 m or 167 ft)

1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries.

2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Le Mans (pronounced [lə mɑ̃]) is a ceety in Fraunce, locatit on the Sarthe River.

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Le Mans is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11. 
  2. Town Twinning, bolton.gov.uk, retrieved 22 Januar 2010 
  3. officially since 1967, traditionally since 836 (oldest partnership of its kind).
  4. Lelièvre, Jean; Balavoine, Maurice (1994). Le Mans-Paderborn, 836-1994: dans l'Europe, une amitié séculaire, un sillage de lumière. Le Mans: M. Balavoine. pp. 1–42. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  5. "The Origins of Town Twinning" (PDF). Inverness: The City of Inverness Town Twinning Committee. 8 December 2008. Retrieved 2009-10-30. 
  6. "Twinnings" (PDF). Central Union of Municipalities & Communities of Greece. Retrieved 2013-08-25.