Pleyben

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Pleyben
Pleiben
Commune
Parish close
Parish close
Coat of arms of Pleyben
Coat of arms
Pleyben is located in France
Pleyben
Pleyben
Location within Brittany region
Pleyben is located in Brittany
Pleyben
Pleyben
Coordinates: 48°13′36″N 3°58′05″W / 48.2267°N 3.9681°W / 48.2267; -3.9681Coordinates: 48°13′36″N 3°58′05″W / 48.2267°N 3.9681°W / 48.2267; -3.9681
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Châteaulin
Canton Briec
Intercommunality Région de Pleyben
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Annie Le Vaillant
Area1 76.04 km2 (29.36 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,667
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 29162 /29190
Elevation 14–176 m (46–577 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.

Pleyben (Breton: Pleiben) is a commune in the Châteaulin arrondissement of Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. The calvary in the churchyard dates from 1555.

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Inhabitants of Pleyben are called in French Pleybennois.

Historical population of Pleyben
Year1793180018061821183118361841184618511856
Population3676401440194040450846354672501049014897
Year1861186618721876188118861891189619011906
Population5164528949085227532753245683561755795643
Year1911192119261931193619461954196219681975
Population5541495550124579456245753998384037133477
Year1982199019992008
Population3491344633973667

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