Gueltas

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Gueltas
Gweltaz
The Boju locks, at Gueltas
The Boju locks, at Gueltas
Gueltas is located in France
Gueltas
Gueltas
Coordinates: 48°05′42″N 2°47′41″W / 48.095°N 2.7947°W / 48.095; -2.7947Coordinates: 48°05′42″N 2°47′41″W / 48.095°N 2.7947°W / 48.095; -2.7947
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Morbihan
Arrondissement Pontivy
Canton Pontivy
Intercommunality Pontivy Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Jean-Yves Quentel
Area1 20.45 km2 (7.90 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 544
 • Density 27/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 56072 / 56920
Elevation 66–162 m (217–531 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.

Gueltas (Breton: Gweltaz) is a commune in the Morbihan department in Brittany in north-western France.

Gueltas is twinned with Altarnun, Cornwall

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Inhabitants of Gueltas are called in French Gueltasiens.

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