Roscanvel

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Roscanvel
Roskañvel
Roscanvel view of the harbor of Brest in 2008
Roscanvel view of the harbor of Brest in 2008
Coat of arms of Roscanvel
Coat of arms
Roscanvel is located in France
Roscanvel
Roscanvel
Coordinates: 48°19′02″N 4°32′50″W / 48.3172°N 4.5472°W / 48.3172; -4.5472Coordinates: 48°19′02″N 4°32′50″W / 48.3172°N 4.5472°W / 48.3172; -4.5472
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Châteaulin
Canton Crozon
Intercommunality Presqu'île de Crozon
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Bernard Copin
Area1 9.08 km2 (3.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 958
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29238 / 29570
Elevation 0–78 m (0–256 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Roscanvel are called in French Roscanvelistes.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 630 —    
1800 662 +5.1%
1806 671 +1.4%
1821 875 +30.4%
1831 865 −1.1%
1836 918 +6.1%
1841 788 −14.2%
1846 852 +8.1%
1851 894 +4.9%
1856 1,090 +21.9%
1861 1,046 −4.0%
1866 1,057 +1.1%
1872 1,942 +83.7%
1876 967 −50.2%
1881 1,000 +3.4%
1886 1,101 +10.1%
1891 1,170 +6.3%
1896 1,068 −8.7%
1901 1,469 +37.5%
1906 1,263 −14.0%
1911 1,393 +10.3%
1921 999 −28.3%
1926 968 −3.1%
1931 938 −3.1%
1936 840 −10.4%
1946 879 +4.6%
1954 681 −22.5%
1962 629 −7.6%
1968 613 −2.5%
1975 574 −6.4%
1982 697 +21.4%
1990 740 +6.2%
1999 787 +6.4%
2008 958 +21.7%

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