Pleyber-Christ

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Pleyber-Christ
Pleiber-Krist
Commune
Town square and parish close
Town square and parish close
Pleyber-Christ is located in France
Pleyber-Christ
Pleyber-Christ
Location within Brittany region
Pleyber-Christ is located in Brittany
Pleyber-Christ
Pleyber-Christ
Coordinates: 48°30′20″N 3°52′27″W / 48.5056°N 3.8742°W / 48.5056; -3.8742Coordinates: 48°30′20″N 3°52′27″W / 48.5056°N 3.8742°W / 48.5056; -3.8742
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Morlaix
Canton Morlaix
Intercommunality Morlaix
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Thierry Piriou
Area1 45.47 km2 (17.56 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,051
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 29163 /29410

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.

Pleyber-Christ (Breton: Pleiber-Krist) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Pleyber-Christ are called in French Pleybériens.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17932,806—    
18003,023+7.7%
18062,891−4.4%
18213,017+4.4%
18313,087+2.3%
18363,062−0.8%
18413,133+2.3%
18463,166+1.1%
18513,292+4.0%
18563,430+4.2%
18613,221−6.1%
18663,393+5.3%
18723,468+2.2%
18763,454−0.4%
18813,412−1.2%
18863,319−2.7%
18913,351+1.0%
18963,238−3.4%
19013,028−6.5%
19062,968−2.0%
19112,894−2.5%
19212,797−3.4%
19262,613−6.6%
19312,384−8.8%
19362,298−3.6%
19462,191−4.7%
19542,093−4.5%
19622,157+3.1%
19682,187+1.4%
19752,525+15.5%
19822,812+11.4%
19902,828+0.6%
19992,790−1.3%
20083,051+9.4%

Breton language[edit]

In 2008, 7.05% of primary-school children attended bilingual schools.[1]

Twinning[edit]

Pleyber-Christ was twinned with Lostwithiel in Cornwall, UK in 1979. The people in the Twinning Associations of both towns usually meet up every year, alternating between Lostwithiel and Pleyber-Christ.[1]

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