Locmaria-Berrien

Locmaria-Berrien (French pronunciation: ​[lɔkmaʁja bɛʁjɛ̃]; Breton: Lokmaria-Berrien) is a former commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. On 1 January 2019, it was merged into the commune Poullaouen.[2]

Locmaria-Berrien
Lokmaria-Berrien
Part of Poullaouen
A general view towards the church in Locmaria-Berrien
A general view towards the church in Locmaria-Berrien
Location of Locmaria-Berrien
Locmaria-Berrien is located in France
Locmaria-Berrien
Locmaria-Berrien
Locmaria-Berrien is located in Brittany
Locmaria-Berrien
Locmaria-Berrien
Coordinates: 48°21′16″N 3°41′37″W / 48.3544°N 3.6936°W / 48.3544; -3.6936Coordinates: 48°21′16″N 3°41′37″W / 48.3544°N 3.6936°W / 48.3544; -3.6936
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentFinistère
ArrondissementChâteaulin
CantonCarhaix-Plouguer
CommunePoullaouen
Area
1
17.20 km2 (6.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
235
 • Density14/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
29690
Elevation74–210 m (243–689 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Inhabitants of Locmaria-Berrien are called in French Locberrienois.

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1793 1,385—    
1800 939−5.40%
1806 883−1.02%
1821 811−0.57%
1831 992+2.03%
1836 1,008+0.32%
1841 996−0.24%
1846 1,005+0.18%
1851 1,120+2.19%
1856 1,105−0.27%
1861 1,124+0.34%
1866 914−4.05%
1872 812−1.95%
1876 783−0.91%
1881 805+0.56%
1886 804−0.02%
1891 812+0.20%
1896 828+0.39%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1901 871+1.02%
1906 891+0.46%
1911 900+0.20%
1921 910+0.11%
1926 897−0.29%
1931 877−0.45%
1936 826−1.19%
1946 802−0.29%
1954 667−2.28%
1962 533−2.76%
1968 454−2.64%
1975 325−4.66%
1982 295−1.37%
1990 272−1.01%
1999 285+0.52%
2007 238−2.23%
2012 241+0.25%
2017 235−0.50%
Source: EHESS[3] and INSEE (2007-2017)[4][5]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Téléchargement du fichier d'ensemble des populations légales en 2017, INSEE
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 1 December 2018 (in French)
  3. ^ Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui: Commune data sheet Locmaria-Berrien, EHESS. (in French)
  4. ^ "Populations légales 2012: Commune de Locmaria-Berrien (29129)". Retrieved 8 April 2021.
  5. ^ Téléchargement du fichier d'ensemble des populations légales en 2017, INSEE