Varades

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Varades
The château in Varades
The château in Varades
Coat of arms of Varades
Coat of arms
Varades is located in France
Varades
Varades
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Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Ancenis
Canton Varades
Intercommunality Pays d'Ancenis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Gautier
Area1 45.82 km2 (17.69 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 3,527
 • Density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44213 / 44370
Elevation 7–74 m (23–243 ft)
Website http://www.varades.fr/
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Varades is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

Twinning

Varades has since August 2009 been twinned with the small Welsh town of Knighton.[1]

See also

References

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