Berrien, Finistère

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Berrien
Berrien
The main road in the village
The main road in the village
Coat of arms of Berrien
Coat of arms
Berrien is located in France
Berrien
Berrien
Coordinates: 48°24′18″N 3°45′02″W / 48.4050°N 3.7506°W / 48.4050; -3.7506Coordinates: 48°24′18″N 3°45′02″W / 48.4050°N 3.7506°W / 48.4050; -3.7506
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Châteaulin
Canton Huelgoat
Intercommunality Monts d'Arrée
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Paul Quéméner
Area1 56.42 km2 (21.78 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 944
 • Density 17/km2 (43/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29007 / 29690
Elevation 92–355 m (302–1,165 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.

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

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Inhabitants of Berrien are called Berriennois in French.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,867 —    
1800 1,693 −9.3%
1806 1,949 +15.1%
1821 2,039 +4.6%
1831 2,211 +8.4%
1836 2,400 +8.5%
1841 2,540 +5.8%
1846 2,670 +5.1%
1851 2,117 −20.7%
1856 2,033 −4.0%
1861 2,069 +1.8%
1866 2,100 +1.5%
1872 2,076 −1.1%
1876 2,187 +5.3%
1881 2,195 +0.4%
1886 2,128 −3.1%
1891 2,235 +5.0%
1896 2,254 +0.9%
1901 2,388 +5.9%
1906 2,488 +4.2%
1911 2,393 −3.8%
1921 2,321 −3.0%
1926 2,300 −0.9%
1931 2,135 −7.2%
1936 2,032 −4.8%
1946 1,840 −9.4%
1954 1,538 −16.4%
1962 1,331 −13.5%
1968 1,179 −11.4%
1975 1,069 −9.3%
1982 1,018 −4.8%
1990 1,005 −1.3%
1999 940 −6.5%
2008 944 +0.4%

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