Maël-Carhaix

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Maël-Carhaix
Mêl-Karaez
Coat of arms of Maël-Carhaix
Coat of arms
Maël-Carhaix is located in France
Maël-Carhaix
Maël-Carhaix
Coordinates: 48°17′03″N 3°25′24″W / 48.2842°N 3.4233°W / 48.2842; -3.4233Coordinates: 48°17′03″N 3°25′24″W / 48.2842°N 3.4233°W / 48.2842; -3.4233
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Côtes-d'Armor
Arrondissement Guingamp
Canton Maël-Carhaix
Intercommunality Kreiz-Breizh
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Alain Marzin
Area1 36.57 km2 (14.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,565
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 22137 / 22340
Elevation 114–243 m (374–797 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.

Maël-Carhaix (Breton: Mêl-Karaez) is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,919 —    
1968 2,046 +6.6%
1975 1,832 −10.5%
1982 1,663 −9.2%
1990 1,613 −3.0%
1999 1,538 −4.6%
2008 1,565 +1.8%

Inhabitants of Maël-Carhaix are called maël-carhaisiens in French.

Breton language[edit]

In 2008, 13.37% of primary school children attended bilingual schools.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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