Yffiniac

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Yffiniac
Ilfinieg
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Yffiniac
Coat of arms
Yffiniac is located in France
Yffiniac
Yffiniac
Coordinates: 48°29′09″N 2°40′34″W / 48.4858°N 2.6761°W / 48.4858; -2.6761Coordinates: 48°29′09″N 2°40′34″W / 48.4858°N 2.6761°W / 48.4858; -2.6761
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Côtes-d'Armor
Arrondissement Saint-Brieuc
Canton Langueux
Intercommunality Saint-Brieuc
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Michel Hinault
Area1 17.44 km2 (6.73 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,699
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 22389 / 22120
Elevation 5–147 m (16–482 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.

Yffiniac (Breton: Ilfinieg, Gallo: Finyac) is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,950 —    
1968 2,252 +15.5%
1975 2,895 +28.6%
1982 3,185 +10.0%
1990 3,510 +10.2%
1999 3,842 +9.5%
2008 4,699 +22.3%

Inhabitants of Yffiniac are called yffiniacais in French.

Personalities[edit]

  • Bernard Hinault, the cyclist, was born in Yffiniac in 1954.
  • Roger Flouriot is a writer, he was born in Yffiniac.
  • The cyclist Zéphirin Jégard lived in Yffiniac.

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