Quéven

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Quéven
Kewenn
Quéven is located in France
Quéven
Quéven
Coordinates: 47°47′22″N 3°24′50″W / 47.7894°N 3.4139°W / 47.7894; -3.4139Coordinates: 47°47′22″N 3°24′50″W / 47.7894°N 3.4139°W / 47.7894; -3.4139
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Lorient
Canton Pont-Scorff
Intercommunality Pays de Lorient
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Marc Cozilis
Area
 • Land1 23.93 km2 (9.24 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 8,314
 • Population2 density 350/km2 (900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56185 / 56530
Elevation 2–66 m (6.6–216.5 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.

Quéven (Breton: Kewenn) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

Twin towns[edit]

Quéven is twinned with:

Demographics[edit]

Inhabitants of Quéven are called in French Quévenois.

Breton language[edit]

The municipality launched a linguistic plan through Ya d'ar brezhoneg on September the 26th of 2008.

In 2008, there was 1,83% of the children attended the bilingual schools in primary education.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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