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Subject: Communes of the Finistère department, Lindenfels, Arrondissement of Quimper
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Coordinates: 47°48′54″N 3°37′37″W / 47.8150°N 3.6269°W / 47.8150; -3.6269Coordinates: 47°48′54″N 3°37′37″W / 47.8150°N 3.6269°W / 47.8150; -3.6269

Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Quimper
Canton Pont-Aven
Intercommunality Pays de Quimperlé
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Nicolas Morvan
 • Land1 47.30 km2 (18.26 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 6,932
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29150 / 29350
Elevation 0–67 m (0–220 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.

Moëlan-sur-Mer (Breton: Molan) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.


Inhabitants of Moëlan-sur-Mer are called in French Moëlanais.

Historical population of Moëlan-sur-Mer
Year 1793180018061821183118361841184618511856
Population 3103325836093656383942014132432544324370
Year 1861186618721876188118861891189619011906
Population 4360459546534963521354105481572658876315
Year 1911192119261931193619461954196219681975
Population 6640672066596520654368106517665362766297
Year 1982199019992008
Population 6501659665926932

See also


  • Mayors of Finistère Association (French)

External links

  • Official website (French)
  • French Ministry of Culture list for Moëlan-sur-Mer (French)
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