Locqueltas (French pronunciation: ​[lɔkɛltas]; Breton: Lokeltaz) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.[3]

Locqueltas
Lokeltaz
The church in Locqueltas
The church in Locqueltas
Coat of arms of Locqueltas
Location of Locqueltas
Locqueltas is located in France
Locqueltas
Locqueltas
Locqueltas is located in Brittany
Locqueltas
Locqueltas
Coordinates: 47°45′28″N 2°45′54″W / 47.7578°N 2.765°W / 47.7578; -2.765Coordinates: 47°45′28″N 2°45′54″W / 47.7578°N 2.765°W / 47.7578; -2.765
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentMorbihan
ArrondissementVannes
CantonGrand-Champ
IntercommunalityGolfe du Morbihan - Vannes Agglomération
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Michel Guerneve[1]
Area
1
19.46 km2 (7.51 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
1,885
 • Density97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
56120 /56390
Elevation53–144 m (174–472 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

ToponymyEdit

From the Breton lok which means hermitage (cf.: Locminé), and Gweltaz which is the Breton name for Gildas.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Maires du Morbihan" (PDF). Préfecture du Morbihan. 7 July 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ INSEE commune file

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