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France: Pays de la Loire

Pays de la Loire Region

Departments

The population of the departments of Pays de la Loire Region according to census results and latest official estimates.

Since 2006, France computes the population size from census results counted in different years. Until 2016, the number of regions should be reduced from 22 to 14 by mergers.

NameAbbr.StatusAdm.CapitalArea
A (km²)
Population
Census (C)
1975-02-20
Population
Census (C)
1982-03-04
Population
Census (C)
1990-03-05
Population
Census (C)
1999-03-08
Population
Estimate (E)
2007-01-01
Population
Estimate (E)
2012-01-01
FranceFRARep Paris543,96552,591,58454,334,87156,615,15558,518,39561,795,23863,375,971
Loire-AtlantiqueDeptPAYNantes6,815934,499995,4981,052,1831,134,2661,246,7981,313,321681500
Maine-et-LoireDeptPAYAngers7,166629,849675,321705,882732,942770,777795,557716600
MayenneDeptPAYLaval5,175261,789271,784278,037285,338300,643307,453517500
SartheDeptPAYLe Mans6,206490,385504,768513,654529,851556,946567,382620600
Vendée {Vendee}DeptPAYLa Roche-sur-Yon6,720450,641483,027509,356539,664607,430648,901672000
Pays de la LoirePAYRegNantes32,0822,767,1632,930,3983,059,1123,222,0613,482,5943,632,6143208200

Major Cities

 NamePopulation
Estimate (E)
2012-01-01
1Nantes291,604
2Angers149,017
3Le Mans143,599
4Saint-Nazaire67,940
5Cholet54,181
6La Roche-sur-Yon52,808
7Laval50,658

Contents: Cities & Communes

The population of all cities and communes in Pays de la Loire Region with more than 20,000 inhabitants according to census results and latest official estimates.

NamePopulation
Census (C)
1975-02-20
Population
Census (C)
1982-03-04
Population
Census (C)
1990-03-05
Population
Census (C)
1999-03-08
Population
Estimate (E)
2007-01-01
Population
Estimate (E)
2012-01-01
Area
Angers137,591136,038141,404151,279151,108149,0174270
Challans11,79412,84514,20316,13218,03519,1076479
Cholet52,97655,52455,13254,20454,37154,1818743
La Roche-sur-Yon44,71345,09845,21949,26251,12452,8088750
Laval51,54450,36050,47350,94750,61350,6583422
Le Mans152,285147,697145,502146,105144,164143,5995280
Nantes256,693240,539244,995270,251283,025291,6046518
Orvault20,23923,24523,11523,55424,56424,7612768
Rezé {Reze}35,73033,56233,26235,47837,84639,3771378
Saint-Herblain39,86741,95842,77443,72643,51643,2873001
Saint-Nazaire69,25168,34864,81265,87468,52267,9404679
Saint-Sébastien-sur-Loire {Saint-Sebastien-sur-Loire}17,32617,82522,20225,22324,72425,6551166
Saumur32,51532,14930,13129,85728,11327,5236620
Vertou13,85315,63118,23520,26821,19922,3073568