Cancale

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Cancale
Kankaven
Commune
Cancale, Port de la Houle
Cancale, Port de la Houle
Coat of arms of Cancale
Coat of arms
Cancale is located in France
Cancale
Cancale
Location within Brittany region
Brittany
Cancale
Cancale
Coordinates: 48°40′37″N 1°51′02″W / 48.6769°N 1.8506°W / 48.6769; -1.8506Coordinates: 48°40′37″N 1°51′02″W / 48.6769°N 1.8506°W / 48.6769; -1.8506
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Saint-Malo
Canton Saint-Malo-1
Intercommunality CA Pays de Saint-Malo
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre-Yves Mahieu
Area1 12.6 km2 (4.9 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,341
 • Density 420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 35049 /35260
Elevation 0–56 m (0–184 ft)
(avg. 45 m or 148 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.

Cancale (Breton: [Kankaven] error: {{lang}}: text has italic markup (help); Gallo: Cauncall) is a small town in western France. It is near Saint-Coulomb. A famous place there is the Pointe du Grouin.

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