Plougonven

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Plougonven
Plougonven
Plougonven is located in France
Plougonven
Plougonven
Coordinates: 48°31′18″N 3°42′42″W / 48.5217°N 3.7117°W / 48.5217; -3.7117Coordinates: 48°31′18″N 3°42′42″W / 48.5217°N 3.7117°W / 48.5217; -3.7117
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Morlaix
Canton Plouigneau
Intercommunality Morlaix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Andre Prigent
Area
 • Land1 69.32 km2 (26.76 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 3,236
 • Population2 density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29191 / 29640
Elevation 19–307 m (62–1,007 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.

Plougonven (Breton: Plougonven) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Plougonven are known in French as Plougonvenois.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 2,225 —    
1800 3,356 +50.8%
1806 3,332 −0.7%
1821 3,442 +3.3%
1831 4,193 +21.8%
1836 4,382 +4.5%
1841 4,364 −0.4%
1846 4,558 +4.4%
1851 4,419 −3.0%
1856 4,223 −4.4%
1861 4,190 −0.8%
1866 4,276 +2.1%
1872 4,323 +1.1%
1876 4,333 +0.2%
1881 3,888 −10.3%
1886 4,079 +4.9%
1891 4,097 +0.4%
1896 4,418 +7.8%
1901 4,054 −8.2%
1906 4,063 +0.2%
1911 4,121 +1.4%
1921 3,994 −3.1%
1926 4,013 +0.5%
1931 3,989 −0.6%
1936 3,688 −7.5%
1946 3,540 −4.0%
1954 3,285 −7.2%
1962 2,767 −15.8%
1968 2,703 −2.3%
1975 2,782 +2.9%
1982 3,288 +18.2%
1990 3,374 +2.6%
1999 3,051 −9.6%
2008 3,236 +6.1%

International relations[edit]

Plougonven is twinned with Inniscarra,[1] County Cork, Ireland Republic of Ireland.

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