Guern

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Guern
Gwern
The town hall in Guern
The town hall in Guern
Guern is located in France
Guern
Guern
Coordinates: 48°01′53″N 3°05′26″W / 48.0314°N 3.0906°W / 48.0314; -3.0906Coordinates: 48°01′53″N 3°05′26″W / 48.0314°N 3.0906°W / 48.0314; -3.0906
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Pontivy
Canton Pontivy
Intercommunality Pontivy Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Joseph Le Bouédec
Area1 47.01 km2 (18.15 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,398
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56076 / 56310
Elevation 67–188 m (220–617 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.

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

It is also a nickname for Guernsey, one of the Channel Islands, and the two should not be confused.

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Inhabitants of Guern are called in French Guernattes.

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