Ille-et-Vilaine

French depairtment

Ille-et-Vilaine (French pronunciation: ​[i.l‿e.vi.lɛn]; Breton: Il-ha-Gwilen) is a depairtment o Fraunce, locatit in the region o Brittany in the northwast o the kintra.

Ille-et-Vilaine
Coat o airms o Ille-et-Vilaine
Coat o airms
Location o Ille-et-Vilaine in Fraunce
Location o Ille-et-Vilaine in Fraunce
Coordinates: 48°10′N 01°40′W / 48.167°N 1.667°W / 48.167; -1.667Coordinates: 48°10′N 01°40′W / 48.167°N 1.667°W / 48.167; -1.667
KintraFraunce
RegionBrittany
PrefecturRennes
SubprefectursFougères
Redon
Saint-Malo
Govrenment
 • Preses o the General CooncilJean-Louis Tourenne (PS)
Area
 • Total6,775 km2 (2,616 sq mi)
Population
 (2007)
 • Tot955,846
 • Rank23rd
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Department nummer35
Arrondissements4
Cantons53
Communes353
^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, an lochs, ponds, an glaciers lairger nor 1 km2