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Landes (depairtment)

French depairtment

Landes (French pronunciation: ​[lɑ̃d]; Gascon: Lanas Occitan pronunciation: ['lanəs]) is a depairtment in soothwastren Fraunce.

Landes
Lanas
Depairtment
Prefectur biggin o the Landes depairtment, in Mont-de-Marsan
Prefectur biggin o the Landes depairtment, in Mont-de-Marsan
Coat o airms o Landes
Coat o airms
Location o Landes in Fraunce
Location o Landes in Fraunce
Coordinates: 44°0′N 0°50′W / 44.000°N 0.833°W / 44.000; -0.833Coordinates: 44°0′N 0°50′W / 44.000°N 0.833°W / 44.000; -0.833
Kintra Fraunce
Region Aquitaine
Prefectur Mont-de-Marsan
Subprefecturs Dax
Govrenment
 • Preses o the General Cooncil Henri Emmanuelli
Aurie1
 • Total 9,243 km2 (3,569 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Tot 367,492
 • Rank 65t
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Depairtment nummer 40
Arrondissements 2
Cantons 15
Communes 331
^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, an lochs, ponds, an glaciers lairger nor 1 km2