Goven

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Goven
Commune
The church in Goven
The church in Goven
Coat of arms of Goven
Coat of arms
Goven is located in France
Goven
Goven
Location within Brittany region
Goven is located in Brittany
Goven
Goven
Coordinates: 48°00′24″N 1°50′46″W / 48.006745°N 1.8461°W / 48.006745; -1.8461Coordinates: 48°00′24″N 1°50′46″W / 48.006745°N 1.8461°W / 48.006745; -1.8461
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Redon
Canton Guichen
Intercommunality Canton of Guichen
Government
 • Mayor (22014–2020) Philippe Gourronc
Area1 39.73 km2 (15.34 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,034
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 35123 /35580
Elevation 15–116 m (49–381 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.

Goven (Breton: Goven, Gallo: Govaen) is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The Meu river flows into the Vilaine in the commune.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Goven are called Govenais in French.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,690—    
19681,763+4.3%
19752,149+21.9%
19822,270+5.6%
19902,638+16.2%
19992,967+12.5%
20084,034+36.0%

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