Bono, Morbihan

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Le Bono
Ar Bonoù
From the bridge "Joseph Le Brix"
From the bridge "Joseph Le Brix"
Le Bono is located in France
Le Bono
Le Bono
Coordinates: 47°38′28″N 2°56′58″W / 47.6411°N 2.9494°W / 47.6411; -2.9494Coordinates: 47°38′28″N 2°56′58″W / 47.6411°N 2.9494°W / 47.6411; -2.9494
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Lorient
Canton Auray
Intercommunality Pays de Vannes
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Le Scoarnec
Area1 5.96 km2 (2.30 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 2,198
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 56262 /56400
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.

Le Bono (Breton: Ar Bonoù) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in northwestern France.

According to INSEE, the official name is Bono (without Le),[1] but the town is usually called “Le Bono”;[2] this name is used on the road signs.

Le Bono bilingual sign.jpg


Inhabitants of Le Bono are called in French Bonovistes.

Breton language[edit]

The municipality launched a linguistic plan through Ya d'ar brezhoneg on November 17, 2008.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ (French) Le Bono on INSEE
  2. ^ (French) Association des maires du MorbihanLe Bono file

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