Les Sables-d'Olonne

Les Sables-d'Olonne (pronounced [lɛ sabl dolɔn]) (French meanin: "the sands o Olonne") is a seaside toun in wastren Fraunce, bi the Atlantic Ocean. It is a commune an a sub-prefectur o the Vendée depairtment.

Les Sables-d'Olonne
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Coat o airms o Les Sables-d'Olonne
Coat o airms
Les Sables-d'Olonne is locatit in Fraunce
Les Sables-d'Olonne
Les Sables-d'Olonne
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Les Sables-d'Olonne is locatit in Pays de la Loire
Les Sables-d'Olonne
Les Sables-d'Olonne
Coordinates: 46°29′50″N 1°47′00″W / 46.4972°N 1.7833°W / 46.4972; -1.7833Coordinates: 46°29′50″N 1°47′00″W / 46.4972°N 1.7833°W / 46.4972; -1.7833
KintraFraunce
RegionPays de la Loire
DepairtmentVendée
ArrondissementLes Sables-d'Olonne
CantonLes Sables-d'Olonne
IntercommunalityOlonnes
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2004–2008) Louis Guédon
Area
1
8.83 km2 (3.41 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)2
16,105
 • Density1,800/km2 (4,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
85194 /85100
Elevation0–26 m (0–85 ft)
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

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