|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Yves Bouloche|
|Area1||5.56 km2 (2.15 sq mi)|
|• Density||83/km2 (220/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||27561 / 27210|
|Elevation||32–127 m (105–417 ft)
(avg. 114 m or 374 ft)
|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.|
It has two chateaux within its boundaries: the chateau de St Maclou-la-Campagne just outside the village, and the Chateau du Mont. The name comes from Maclovius, the Latin name for a monk of Welsh origin who also gave his name to Saint-Malo - a much larger city in Brittany.