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Brittany, France

Brittany is one of 22 primary administrative regions in France with a population of approximately 3,120,288 people.

Facts and figures on Brittany at a glance

Region name: Brittany (Bretagne)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 3,120,288 people
Country: France
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Brittany (Bretagne) is located in the regional capital Rennes (Rennes) with a population of 209,375 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Brittany's regional capital Rennes to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 309 km (192 mi).

Facts and figures about Brittany
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Brittany Bretagne3,120,288 peopleRennes Rennes209,375 people

Compare with other regions in France.

Map of Brittany

Map of Brittany

Information on Brittany

Information on Brittany
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Brittany BretagneRennes Rennes4FranceEurope

Time in Brittany

Time in Brittany
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 4:28amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 3:28amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Brittany

Latitude & Longitude of Brittany
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map48°10'00.0"N (48.1666700°)2°49'60.0"W (-2.8333300°)

Subregions in Brittany

There are 4 administrative subregions in Brittany.
Subregions in Brittany
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Departement d'Ille-et-Vilaine Département d'Ille-et-Vilaine1.1,003,933Rennes Rennes209,375
Departement des Cotes-d'Armor Département des Côtes-d’Armor2.608,356Saint-Brieuc Saint-Brieuc52,774
Departement du Finistere Département du Finistère3.925,442Quimper Quimper63,849
Departement du Morbihan Département du Morbihan4.739,144Vannes Vannes54,020

External sources of information on Brittany

Brittany on Wikipedia