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Carentoir

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Carentoir

Karantoer
The church of Saint Marcoul, in Carentoir

Coat of arms
Location of Carentoir
Carentoir
Carentoir
Carentoir
Carentoir
Coordinates: 47°49′03″N 2°07′59″W / 47.8175°N 2.1331°W / 47.8175; -2.1331Coordinates: 47°49′03″N 2°07′59″W / 47.8175°N 2.1331°W / 47.8175; -2.1331
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentMorbihan
ArrondissementVannes
CantonGuer
Government
 • Mayor (2014—2020) Catherine Lamour
Area
1
72.87 km2 (28.14 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,288
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
56033 /56910
Elevation7–109 m (23–358 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Carentoir (Karantoer in Breton) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France. On 1 January 2017, the former commune of Quelneuc was merged into Carentoir.[2] It is where the entertainment company Ubisoft was founded.

Demographics

Inhabitants of Carentoir are called in French Carentoriens.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 25 October 2016 (in French)
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