Saint-Hernin

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Saint-Hernin
Sant-Hern
Commune
The church in Saint-Hernin
The church in Saint-Hernin
Saint-Hernin is located in France
Saint-Hernin
Saint-Hernin
Location within Brittany region
Saint-Hernin is located in Brittany
Saint-Hernin
Saint-Hernin
Coordinates: 48°13′06″N 3°37′59″W / 48.2183°N 3.6331°W / 48.2183; -3.6331Coordinates: 48°13′06″N 3°37′59″W / 48.2183°N 3.6331°W / 48.2183; -3.6331
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Châteaulin
Canton Carhaix-Plouguer
Intercommunality Poher
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Marie-Christine Jaouen
Area1 29.29 km2 (11.31 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 753
 • Density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 29250 /29270
Elevation 59–308 m (194–1,010 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.

Saint-Hernin (Breton: Sant-Hern) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. The historian and librarian Georges Le Rider (1928-2014) was born in Saint-Hernin.

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Inhabitants of Saint-Hernin are called in French Saint-Herninois.

Historical population of Saint-Hernin
Year1793180618211831183618411846185118561861
Population1211115211501250134713141356137413501326
Year1866187218761881188618911896190119061911
Population1456134813511312143315761653176318301860
Year1921192619311936194619541962196819751982
Population1908190519021706160313081134956826765
Year199019992008
Population776752753

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