Gestel, Morbihan

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Gestel
Yestael
Gestel is located in France
Gestel
Gestel
Coordinates: 47°48′14″N 3°26′35″W / 47.8039°N 3.4431°W / 47.8039; -3.4431Coordinates: 47°48′14″N 3°26′35″W / 47.8039°N 3.4431°W / 47.8039; -3.4431
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Lorient
Canton Pont-Scorff
Intercommunality Pays de Lorient
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Gérard Cabrol
Area1 6.25 km2 (2.41 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,227
 • Density 360/km2 (920/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56063 / 56530
Elevation 13–66 m (43–217 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.

Gestel (Breton: Yestael) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

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Inhabitants of Gestel are called in French Gestélois.

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