Maël-Carhaix

Maël-Carhaix (Breton: Mêl-Karaez) is a commune in the Côtes-d'Armor department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Maël-Carhaix

Mêl-Karaez
The church of Saint-Pierre, in Maël-Carhaix
The church of Saint-Pierre, in Maël-Carhaix
Coat of arms of Maël-Carhaix
Coat of arms
Location of Maël-Carhaix
Maël-Carhaix is located in France
Maël-Carhaix
Maël-Carhaix
Maël-Carhaix is located in Brittany
Maël-Carhaix
Maël-Carhaix
Coordinates: 48°17′03″N 3°25′24″W / 48.2842°N 3.4233°W / 48.2842; -3.4233Coordinates: 48°17′03″N 3°25′24″W / 48.2842°N 3.4233°W / 48.2842; -3.4233
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentCôtes-d'Armor
ArrondissementGuingamp
CantonRostrenen
IntercommunalityKreiz-Breizh
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Alain Marzin
Area
1
36.57 km2 (14.12 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
1,499
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
22137 /22340
Elevation114–243 m (374–797 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,919—    
19682,046+6.6%
19751,832−10.5%
19821,663−9.2%
19901,613−3.0%
19991,538−4.6%
20081,565+1.8%

Inhabitants of Maël-Carhaix are called maël-carhaisiens in French.

Breton languageEdit

In 2008, 13.37% of primary school children attended bilingual schools.[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ (in French) Ofis ar Brezhoneg: Enseignement bilingue

External linksEdit