Plougasnou

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Plougasnou
Plouganoù
Plougasnou is located in France
Plougasnou
Plougasnou
Coordinates: 48°41′47″N 3°47′17″W / 48.6964°N 3.7881°W / 48.6964; -3.7881Coordinates: 48°41′47″N 3°47′17″W / 48.6964°N 3.7881°W / 48.6964; -3.7881
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Morlaix
Canton Lanmeur
Intercommunality Morlaix
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Nathalie Bernard
Area1 33.94 km2 (13.10 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,231
 • Density 95/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29188 / 29630
Elevation 0–94 m (0–308 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.

Plougasnou (Breton: Plouganoù) is a commune in the Finistère department in Brittany in northwestern France, located about 75 kilometres east of Brest. Plougasnou is northeast of the town of Plouezoc'h, north of Lanmeur and west of Saint-Jean-du-Doigt. With a population of 3,217 inhabitants (2007), it is the most populous commune in the canton of Lanmeur in the arrondissement of Morlaix. Inhabitants of Plougasnou are called Plouganistes.

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Historical population of Plougasnou
Year 1793 1800 1806 1821 1831 1836 1841 1846 1851 1856
Population 4959 3103 3106 3029 3827 3790 3817 4003 3735 3650
Year 1861 1866 1872 1876 1881 1886 1891 1896 1901 1906
Population 3261 3868 3876 3786 3723 3709 3805 3644 3700 3843
Year 1911 1921 1926 1931 1936 1946 1954 1962 1968 1975
Population 3997 3968 3767 3677 3687 3683 3350 3536 3422 3368
Year 1990 1999 2008
Population 3530 3393 3231

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