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Saint-Jean-Brévelay

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Saint-Jean-Brévelay

Sant-Yann-Brevele
The Church of Saint-Jean-Brévelay

Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Jean-Brévelay
Saint-Jean-Brévelay
Saint-Jean-Brévelay
Saint-Jean-Brévelay
Saint-Jean-Brévelay
Coordinates: 47°50′45″N 2°43′15″W / 47.8458°N 2.7208°W / 47.8458; -2.7208Coordinates: 47°50′45″N 2°43′15″W / 47.8458°N 2.7208°W / 47.8458; -2.7208
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentMorbihan
ArrondissementPontivy
CantonMoréac
IntercommunalitySaint-Jean-Brévelay Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Guénaël Robin
Area
1
41.83 km2 (16.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,903
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
56222 /56660
Elevation42–164 m (138–538 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Saint-Jean-Brévelay (Breton: Sant-Yann-Brevele) is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.

Demographics

Inhabitants of Saint-Jean-Brévelay are called in French Brévelais.

International relations

Twin towns – Sister cities

Saint-Jean-Brévelay is twinned with:

Administration

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History

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Sport

Football

Nowaydays, two clubs bear the name of Saint-Jean-Brévelay, Espérance Football-Club de Saint-Jean-Brévelay and Amicale Sportive Brévelaise. Both clubs share the Stade Municipal for their home games. There are two clubs in this small city for historical and religious reasons, the first one is catholic and the second one is secular.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11.
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