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Where is Brittany, France?

Location of metropolitan region of Brittany on a map

Brittany is a metropolitan region found in the nation of France. Home to 3,301,802 people, it is the 7th largest division in France in terms of population.

Brittany gained its current status as a metropolitan region in the year 1982. The government of Brittany is lead by Pierrick Massiotand is based in the metropolitan region capital of Rennes (Population: 209,375).

The most populous cities in Brittany are: Rennes (Population: 209,375), Brest (Population: 144,899), Quimper (Population: 63,849), Lorient (Population: 58,112), Vannes (Population: 54,020).

Brittany Metropolitan region - Quick Facts

Country France
Region Type Metropolitan region
ISO Code FR_E
Time Zone CEST
Year of Establishment 1982
Capital Rennes (Population: 209,375)
Head of Government Pierrick Massiot
Total Population 3,301,802
Total Area 27,208 sq km (10,505 sq miles)
Population Density 121.4 sq km (314.3 sq miles)
This page was last modified on July 24, 2015.

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