Plestin-les-Grèves

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Plestin-les-Grèves
Plistin
Saint Sébastien (chapelle)-près du Pestin des grèves. Cotes d'Armor..JPG
Coat of arms of Plestin-les-Grèves
Coat of arms
Plestin-les-Grèves is located in France
Plestin-les-Grèves
Plestin-les-Grèves
Coordinates: 48°39′28″N 3°37′47″W / 48.6578°N 3.6297°W / 48.6578; -3.6297Coordinates: 48°39′28″N 3°37′47″W / 48.6578°N 3.6297°W / 48.6578; -3.6297
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Côtes-d'Armor
Arrondissement Lannion
Canton Plestin-les-Grèves
Intercommunality Lannion Trégor
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) André Lucas
Area
 • Land1 34.52 km2 (13.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 3,673
 • Population2 density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 22194 / 22310
Elevation 0–127 m (0–417 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.

Plestin-les-Grèves (Breton: Plistin) is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in north-western France.

Plestin-les-Grèves is situated on the north coast of Brittany, with a sailing club in Stefflam and Loquirec. There are a few riding schools. Plestin-les-Grèves is twinned with launceston in Cornwall, United kingdom

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Plestin-les-Grèves are called in French plestinais.

Breton language[edit]

The municipality launched a linguistic plan through Ya d'ar brezhoneg on March 8, 2006.

In 2008, 29.64% of primary school children attended bilingual schools.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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