Sizun

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Sizun
Commune
Arc de Triomphe in Sizun
Arc de Triomphe in Sizun
Coat of arms of Sizun
Coat of arms
Sizun is located in France
Sizun
Sizun
Location within Brittany region
Sizun is located in Brittany
Sizun
Sizun
Coordinates: 48°24′21″N 4°04′34″W / 48.4058°N 4.0761°W / 48.4058; -4.0761Coordinates: 48°24′21″N 4°04′34″W / 48.4058°N 4.0761°W / 48.4058; -4.0761
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Morlaix
Canton Landivisiau
Intercommunality Pays de Landivisiau
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Pierre Breton
Area1 58.14 km2 (22.45 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,216
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 29277 /29450
Elevation 61–382 m (200–1,253 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Sizun are called in French Sizuniens.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17932,888—    
18002,899+0.4%
18062,887−0.4%
18213,156+9.3%
18313,638+15.3%
18363,650+0.3%
18413,758+3.0%
18463,843+2.3%
18513,900+1.5%
18563,945+1.2%
18613,960+0.4%
18663,875−2.1%
18723,716−4.1%
18763,861+3.9%
18813,879+0.5%
18863,808−1.8%
18913,702−2.8%
18963,577−3.4%
19013,685+3.0%
19063,661−0.7%
19113,528−3.6%
19213,343−5.2%
19263,121−6.6%
19312,969−4.9%
19362,830−4.7%
19462,608−7.8%
19542,396−8.1%
19622,201−8.1%
19682,025−8.0%
19751,787−11.8%
19821,765−1.2%
19901,728−2.1%
19991,850+7.1%
20082,216+19.8%

Breton language[edit]

In 2008, 19.74% of primary-school children attended bilingual schools.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (in French) Ofis ar Brezhoneg: Enseignement bilingue

External links[edit]