Trémargat

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Trémargat
Tremargad
Commune
The church of Notre-Dame, in Trémargat
The church of Notre-Dame, in Trémargat
Coat of arms of Trémargat
Coat of arms
Trémargat is located in France
Trémargat
Trémargat
Coordinates: 48°19′59″N 3°15′59″W / 48.3331°N 3.2664°W / 48.3331; -3.2664Coordinates: 48°19′59″N 3°15′59″W / 48.3331°N 3.2664°W / 48.3331; -3.2664
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Côtes-d'Armor
Arrondissement Guingamp
Canton Rostrenen
Intercommunality Kreiz-Breizh
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Yvette Clément
Area1 13.90 km2 (5.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 168
 • Density 12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 22365 /22110
Elevation 174–287 m (571–942 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 217 —    
1968 243 +12.0%
1975 199 −18.1%
1982 187 −6.0%
1990 152 −18.7%
1999 171 +12.5%
2008 168 −1.8%

People from Trémargat are called trémargatois in French and tremargadiz in Breton.

The commune's unusual demographics lend it to unusual political leanings; in the 2012 presidential election, Trémargat was the one of the few communes where Eva Joly of Europe Ecology – The Greens secured a plurality of the vote, with 29.03% support, followed closely by Jean-Luc Mélenchon of the Left Front at 27.42%.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bruno Alvarez (4 January 2014). "Trémargat connaît un renouveau démographique". Ouest-France. Retrieved 6 April 2017. 

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