La Flèche

commune in Sarthe, France

La Flèche is a commune. It is found in the region Pays de la Loire in the Sarthe department in the west of France.

La Flèche
La Fleche Townhall 2007 01.jpg
Coat of arms of La Flèche
Coat of arms
Location of La Flèche
La Flèche is located in France
La Flèche
La Flèche
La Flèche is located in Pays de la Loire
La Flèche
La Flèche
Coordinates: 47°42′02″N 0°04′29″W / 47.7005555556°N 0.0747222222222°W / 47.7005555556; -0.0747222222222Coordinates: 47°42′02″N 0°04′29″W / 47.7005555556°N 0.0747222222222°W / 47.7005555556; -0.0747222222222
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentSarthe
ArrondissementLa Flèche
CantonLa Flèche
IntercommunalityPays Fléchois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy-Michel Chauveau
Area
1
74.21 km2 (28.65 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
16,428
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
72154 /72200
Elevation23–103 m (75–338 ft)
(avg. 33 m or 108 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.