Ernée

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Coordinates: 48°17′51″N0°55′53″W / 48.2975°N 0.9314°W / 48.2975; -0.9314 Coordinates: 48°17′51″N0°55′53″W / 48.2975°N 0.9314°W / 48.2975; -0.9314
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Mayenne
Arrondissement Mayenne
Canton Ernée
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Jacqueline Arcanger
Area
1
36.53 km2 (14.10 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01) [1]
5,731
  Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
53096 /53500
Elevation107–200 m (351–656 ft)
(avg. 142 m or 466 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Ernée is a commune in the Mayenne department in north-western France.

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It is named after the River Ernée, which runs through the town and is situated about halfway between the towns of Laval and Fougères. Ernée is home to a purpose built motocross track, which has been used in the Motocross World Championships and Motocross des Nations. [2]

Neighboring communes

The commune is bordered by the communes of Montenay, Saint-Pierre-des-Landes, Vautorte, La Pellerine, Saint-Hilaire-du-Maine, Saint-Denis-de-Gastines.

International relations

Ernée is twinned with:

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2017". INSEE . Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. "Ernée to Host 2020 Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations". mxgp.com. Retrieved 2018-10-08.
  3. "List of Twin Towns in the Ruhr District" (PDF). Twins2010.com. Retrieved 2009-10-28.[ permanent dead link ]