Saint-Thurien, Finistère

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Saint-Thurien
Sant-Turian
Saint-Thurien is located in France
Saint-Thurien
Saint-Thurien
Coordinates: 47°57′36″N 3°37′21″W / 47.9600°N 3.6225°W / 47.9600; -3.6225Coordinates: 47°57′36″N 3°37′21″W / 47.9600°N 3.6225°W / 47.9600; -3.6225
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Quimper
Canton Scaër
Intercommunality Pays de Quimperlé
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Bruno Baffre
Area1 21.41 km2 (8.27 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 882
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29269 / 29380
Elevation 22–166 m (72–545 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-Thurien (Breton: Sant-Turian) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Saint-Thurien are called in French Thuriennois.

Historical population of Saint-Thurien, Finistère
Year 1836 1841 1846 1851 1856 1861 1866 1872 1876 1881
Population 1088 1115 1115 1125 1091 1115 1200 1158 1219 1266
Year 1886 1891 1896 1901 1906 1911 1921 1926 1931 1936
Population 1423 1512 1656 1679 1705 1791 1742 1627 1568 1509
Year 1946 1954 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2008
Population 1403 1264 1201 1054 967 925 883 843 882

International relations[edit]

Since 1995, it is twinned with the village of Kilmacow in County Kilkenny, Ireland Republic of Ireland.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kilmacow twinning at the Official Official Co. Kilkenny Web Site