Loqueffret

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Loqueffret
Lokeored
Loqueffret is located in France
Loqueffret
Loqueffret
Coordinates: 48°19′20″N 3°51′14″W / 48.3222°N 3.8539°W / 48.3222; -3.8539Coordinates: 48°19′20″N 3°51′14″W / 48.3222°N 3.8539°W / 48.3222; -3.8539
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Châteaulin
Canton Pleyben
Intercommunality Yeun Elez
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Marcel Salaün
Area1 27.40 km2 (10.58 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 406
 • Density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29141 / 29530
Elevation 87–297 m (285–974 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.

Loqueffret (Breton: Lokeored) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

Located south of the monts d ' Arrée, in the eastern part of the Armorique regional natural park, it is a small rural village, former home of the Pilhaouers. Covering 2 770 hectares, the commune had in 2006 of 406 inhabitants. Served by a dense drainage network, it presents two distinct part geographical entities and other sandstone of the monts d ' Arrée domes: northern slopes covered wildfires down towards Lake Saint-Michel, South of the slopes in crops or afforested, more conducive to agricultural soils.

"The parish church, the chapel of the cross and the Manor of du Rusquec remain important heritage sites, while the quality and variety of natural sites, paths and panoramas favour activities related to tourism rural

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Loqueffret are called in French Loqueffretois.

Historical population of Loqueffret
Year 1793 1800 1806 1821 1831 1836 1841 1846 1851 1856
Population 1554 1689 1534 1767 1861 1890 1892 1927 1758 1763
Year 1861 1866 1872 1876 1881 1886 1891 1896 1901 1906
Population 1801 1920 1991 1986 1825 997 1129 1135 1190 1258
Year 1911 1921 1926 1931 1936 1946 1954 1962 1968 1975
Population 1316 1157 1115 1010 990 958 802 725 674 511
Year 1982 1990 1999 2008
Population 482 428 435 406

See also[edit]

Loqueffret
Banner of Saint Edeyrn at Loqueffret France.

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