Carentoir

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Carentoir
Karantoer
Commune
The church of Saint Marcoul, in Carentoir
The church of Saint Marcoul, in Carentoir
Coat of arms of Carentoir
Coat of arms
Carentoir is located in France
Carentoir
Carentoir
Location within Brittany region
Carentoir is located in Brittany
Carentoir
Carentoir
Coordinates: 47°49′03″N 2°07′59″W / 47.8175°N 2.1331°W / 47.8175; -2.1331Coordinates: 47°49′03″N 2°07′59″W / 47.8175°N 2.1331°W / 47.8175; -2.1331
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Vannes
Canton Guer
Government
 • Mayor (2014—2020) Catherine Lamour
Area1 72.87 km2 (28.14 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 3,300
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 56033 /56910
Elevation 7–109 m (23–358 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.

Carentoir (Karantoer in Breton) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France. On 1 January 2017, the former commune of Quelneuc was merged into Carentoir.[1] It is where the entertainment company Ubisoft was founded.

Demographics[edit]

Inhabitants of Carentoir are called in French Carentoriens.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 25 October 2016 (in French)

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