Tonquédec

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Tonquédec

Tonkedeg
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Tonquédec
Coat of arms
Location of Tonquédec
Tonquédec is located in France
Tonquédec
Tonquédec
Tonquédec is located in Brittany
Tonquédec
Tonquédec
Coordinates: 48°40′12″N 3°23′38″W / 48.67°N 3.3939°W / 48.67; -3.3939Coordinates: 48°40′12″N 3°23′38″W / 48.67°N 3.3939°W / 48.67; -3.3939
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentCôtes-d'Armor
ArrondissementLannion
CantonBégard
IntercommunalityCentre Trégor
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Claude Le Buzulier
Area
1
18.01 km2 (6.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,209
 • Density67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
22340 /22140
Elevation10–106 m (33–348 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Tonquédec (Breton: Tonkedeg) is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962804—    
1968958+19.2%
1975865−9.7%
19821,045+20.8%
19901,061+1.5%
19991,063+0.2%
20081,064+0.1%

Inhabitants of Tonquédec are called tonquédois in French.

Breton language[edit]

Most of the inhabitants speaking Breton, the municipality launched a Breton linguistic plan through Ya d'ar brezhoneg on May 23, 2006.

See also[edit]

Sister City[edit]

Corofin, County Clare (Ireland)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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