Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys

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Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys
Lokentaz
Saint Gildas church
Saint Gildas church
Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys is located in France
Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys
Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys
Coordinates: 47°30′03″N 2°50′12″W / 47.5008°N 2.8367°W / 47.5008; -2.8367Coordinates: 47°30′03″N 2°50′12″W / 47.5008°N 2.8367°W / 47.5008; -2.8367
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Vannes
Canton Sarzeau
Intercommunality Presqu'île de Rhuys
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Dominique Vanard
Area
 • Land1 15.28 km2 (5.90 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 1,436
 • Population2 density 94/km2 (240/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56214 / 56730
Elevation 0–42 m (0–138 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.

Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys (Breton: Lokentaz) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

Its French name refers to Saint Gildas, who was a monk at Rhuys.

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Inhabitants of Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys are called in French Gildasiens.

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