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The town hall in Peumerit
The town hall in Peumerit
Coat of arms of Peumerit
Coat of arms
Peumerit is located in France
Coordinates: 47°56′22″N 4°18′29″W / 47.9394°N 4.3081°W / 47.9394; -4.3081Coordinates: 47°56′22″N 4°18′29″W / 47.9394°N 4.3081°W / 47.9394; -4.3081
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Quimper
Canton Plogastel-Saint-Germain
Intercommunality Haut-Pays Bigouden
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Louis Caradec
Area1 19.59 km2 (7.56 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 780
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 29159 / 29710
Elevation 6–127 m (20–417 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.

Peumerit (Breton: Purid French pronunciation: ​[pømeʁit]) formerly Peumérit,[1] is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.


Inhabitants of Peumerit are called in French Peuméritois.

Breton language[edit]

The municipality launched a linguistic plan through Ya d'ar brezhoneg on 9 June 2006.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Since 1 August 2012, Journal officiel de la République Française, 3 August 2012 

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