Surzur

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Surzur
Surzhur
Surzur is located in France
Surzur
Surzur
Coordinates: 47°34′44″N 2°37′43″W / 47.5789°N 2.6286°W / 47.5789; -2.6286Coordinates: 47°34′44″N 2°37′43″W / 47.5789°N 2.6286°W / 47.5789; -2.6286
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Vannes
Canton Vannes-Est
Intercommunality Pays de Vannes
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Marcel Le Nevé
Area
 • Land1 57.29 km2 (22.12 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 2,434
 • Population2 density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 56248 / 56450
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.

Surzur (Breton: Surzhur) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany, in north-western France.

Demographics[edit]

Inhabitants of Surzur are called in French Surzurois.

Historical population of Surzur
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1 492 1 461 1 452 1 658 2 081 2 434 3 491
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Breton language[edit]

In 2008, there was 11,42% 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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