Questembert

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Questembert
Kistreberzh
Covered market
Covered market
Questembert is located in France
Questembert
Questembert
Coordinates: 47°39′44″N 2°27′06″W / 47.6622°N 2.4517°W / 47.6622; -2.4517Coordinates: 47°39′44″N 2°27′06″W / 47.6622°N 2.4517°W / 47.6622; -2.4517
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Vannes
Canton Questembert
Intercommunality Pays de Questembert
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Paul Paboeuf
Area1 66.38 km2 (25.63 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 5,727
 • Density 86/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56184 / 56230
Elevation 27–128 m (89–420 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Questembert (Breton: Kistreberzh) is a commune in the Morbihan department in Brittany in north-western France.

It is located approximately 25 km (16 mi) from Vannes.

Demographics[edit]

Inhabitants of Questembert are called Questembertois. It was 7,404 as of the estimation of 2005.

Breton language[edit]

Inside covered market

In 2008, there 3.61% of local children attended bilingual schools in primary education, learning partly in Breton.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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