Pléchâtel

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Pléchâtel
Plegastell
Pléchâtel - chapelle du Châtellier.jpg
Pléchâtel is located in France
Pléchâtel
Pléchâtel
Coordinates: 47°53′43″N 1°44′50″W / 47.8953°N 1.7472°W / 47.8953; -1.7472Coordinates: 47°53′43″N 1°44′50″W / 47.8953°N 1.7472°W / 47.8953; -1.7472
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Redon
Canton Bain-de-Bretagne
Intercommunality Moyenne Vilaine et du Semnon
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Éric Bourasseau
Area1 36.32 km2 (14.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,685
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 35221 / 35470
Elevation 7–116 m (23–381 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.

Pléchâtel (Breton: Plegastell) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Semnon forms all of the commune's northern border, then flows into the Vilaine, which forms all of its western border.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Pléchâtel are called Pléchâtellois in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,503 —    
1968 1,512 +0.6%
1975 1,559 +3.1%
1982 1,780 +14.2%
1990 1,834 +3.0%
1999 1,946 +6.1%
2008 2,685 +38.0%

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