Locquénolé

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Locquénolé
Lokenole
The church of Saint-Guénolé
The church of Saint-Guénolé
Locquénolé is located in France
Locquénolé
Locquénolé
Coordinates: 48°37′31″N 3°51′34″W / 48.6253°N 3.8594°W / 48.6253; -3.8594Coordinates: 48°37′31″N 3°51′34″W / 48.6253°N 3.8594°W / 48.6253; -3.8594
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Morlaix
Canton Taulé
Intercommunality Morlaix
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Guy Pouliquen
Area1 0.85 km2 (0.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 760
 • Density 890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 29132 /29670
Elevation 0–81 m (0–266 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.

Locquénolé (Breton: Lokenole) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

Toponymy[edit]

From the Breton lok which means hermitage (cf.: Locminé), and Guénolé a Breton saint.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Locquénolé are called in French Locquénolésiens.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 244 —    
1800 256 +4.9%
1806 254 −0.8%
1821 311 +22.4%
1831 373 +19.9%
1836 374 +0.3%
1841 417 +11.5%
1846 454 +8.9%
1851 495 +9.0%
1856 507 +2.4%
1861 496 −2.2%
1866 595 +20.0%
1872 600 +0.8%
1876 610 +1.7%
1881 618 +1.3%
1886 743 +20.2%
1891 766 +3.1%
1896 714 −6.8%
1901 742 +3.9%
1906 845 +13.9%
1911 769 −9.0%
1921 738 −4.0%
1926 767 +3.9%
1931 745 −2.9%
1936 697 −6.4%
1946 709 +1.7%
1954 566 −20.2%
1962 718 +26.9%
1968 615 −14.3%
1975 631 +2.6%
1982 648 +2.7%
1990 726 +12.0%
1999 716 −1.4%
2008 760 +6.1%

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