Louannec

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Louannec
Louaneg
Louannec from Perros.JPG
Coat of arms of Louannec
Coat of arms
Louannec is located in France
Louannec
Louannec
Coordinates: 48°47′41″N 3°24′34″W / 48.7947°N 3.4094°W / 48.7947; -3.4094Coordinates: 48°47′41″N 3°24′34″W / 48.7947°N 3.4094°W / 48.7947; -3.4094
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Côtes-d'Armor
Arrondissement Lannion
Canton Perros-Guirec
Intercommunality Lannion Trégor
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gervais Égault
Area
 • Land1 13.91 km2 (5.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,912
 • Population2 density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 22134 / 22700
Elevation 0–108 m (0–354 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.

Louannec (Breton: Louaneg) is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department in Brittany in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,076 —    
1968 1,170 +8.7%
1975 1,619 +38.4%
1982 2,191 +35.3%
1990 2,195 +0.2%
1999 2,383 +8.6%
2008 2,912 +22.2%

The inhabitants are called louannecains in French and louanegad (Louanegiz) in Breton.

Breton language[edit]

In 2008, 5.82% of primary school children attended bilingual schools.[1]

Personalities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (French) Ofis ar Brezhoneg: Enseignement bilingue

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