Mesquer

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Mesquer
The chapel of Our Lady of Kercabellec, built in 1949
The chapel of Our Lady of Kercabellec, built in 1949
Coat of arms of Mesquer
Coat of arms
Mesquer is located in France
Mesquer
Mesquer
Coordinates: 47°24′01″N 2°27′31″W / 47.4003°N 2.4586°W / 47.4003; -2.4586Coordinates: 47°24′01″N 2°27′31″W / 47.4003°N 2.4586°W / 47.4003; -2.4586
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Saint-Nazaire
Canton Guérande
Intercommunality Cap Atlantique
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Bernard
Area1 16.72 km2 (6.46 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,658
 • Density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
 • Urban 70,248
INSEE/Postal code 44097 / 44420
Elevation 0–34 m (0–112 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 ft)
Website www.mesquerquimiac.fr

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.

Mesquer is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

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