Entrammes

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The parish church.
The parish church.
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Laval is located in France
Laval
Laval
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Laval is located in Pays de la Loire
Laval
Laval
Coordinates: 47°59′48″N 0°42′45″W / 47.9967°N 0.7125°W / 47.9967; -0.7125Coordinates: 47°59′48″N 0°42′45″W / 47.9967°N 0.7125°W / 47.9967; -0.7125
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentMayenne
ArrondissementLaval
Canton3 cantons
IntercommunalityCA Laval
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Didier Marquet
Area
1
26.16 km2 (10.10 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)2
2,249
 • Density86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
53094 /53260
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.

Entrammes is a commune of 2 108 people (2007). It is found in the region Pays de la Loire in the Mayenne department in the northwest of France. The people that live there are called Entrammais.

History[change | change source]

Its name comes from the Gallo-Roman Inter Amnes, that means "between the waters": in fact three rivers flow into its territory: the Mayenne, which gives its name to the department, the Jouanne, at the entrance of the the village and the Ouette.

On its territory, in 1793, happened the battle of Entrammes.

Buildings[change | change source]

̆* Port-du-Salut Abbey

Sister cities[change | change source]

Entrammes is twinned with: