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Ploemel (Pleñver in Breton) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

Ploemel
Pleñver
Commune
The Church of Saint-André, in Ploemel
The Church of Saint-André, in Ploemel
Ploemel is located in France
Ploemel
Ploemel
Location within Brittany region
Ploemel is located in Brittany
Ploemel
Ploemel
Coordinates: 47°39′04″N 3°04′13″W / 47.6511°N 3.0703°W / 47.6511; -3.0703Coordinates: 47°39′04″N 3°04′13″W / 47.6511°N 3.0703°W / 47.6511; -3.0703
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentMorbihan
ArrondissementLorient
CantonQuiberon
IntercommunalityPays d'Auray
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Gildas Belz
Area125.16 km2 (9.71 sq mi)
Population (1999)22,047
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code56161 /56400
Elevation5–53 m (16–174 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.

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