Gâvres

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Gâvres
Gavr
The beach at Gâvres
The beach at Gâvres
Coat of arms of Gâvres
Coat of arms
Gâvres is located in France
Gâvres
Gâvres
Coordinates: 47°41′23″N 3°21′15″W / 47.6897°N 3.3542°W / 47.6897; -3.3542Coordinates: 47°41′23″N 3°21′15″W / 47.6897°N 3.3542°W / 47.6897; -3.3542
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Lorient
Canton Port-Louis
Intercommunality Pays de Lorient
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Dominique Le Vouëdec
Area1 1.88 km2 (0.73 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 893
 • Density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 56062 /56680
Elevation 0–10 m (0–33 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.

Gâvres (Breton: Gavr) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

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Inhabitants of Gâvres are called in French Gâvrais.

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