Morlaix

commune in Finistère, France

Morlaix (Breton: Montroulez) is a commune in Finistère department in Brittany in north-western France. It is a sub-prefecture of the department.

Morlaix

Montroulez
Morlaix with its viaduct in the background
Morlaix with its viaduct in the background
Coat of arms of Morlaix
Coat of arms
Location of Morlaix
Morlaix is located in France
Morlaix
Morlaix
Morlaix is located in Brittany
Morlaix
Morlaix
Coordinates: 48°34′42″N 3°49′36″W / 48.5783°N 3.8267°W / 48.5783; -3.8267Coordinates: 48°34′42″N 3°49′36″W / 48.5783°N 3.8267°W / 48.5783; -3.8267
CountryFrance
RegionBrittany
DepartmentFinistère
ArrondissementMorlaix
CantonMorlaix
IntercommunalityMorlaix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Agnès Le Brun
Area
1
24.82 km2 (9.58 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
15,574
 • Density630/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
29151 /29600
Elevation0–104 m (0–341 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.