Lacanau

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Lacanau
Skyline of Lacanau
Coat of arms of Lacanau
Coat of arms
Lacanau is located in France
Lacanau
Lacanau
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Lacanau is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Lacanau
Lacanau
Coordinates: 44°35′06″N 1°02′39″W / 44.5849°N 1.0442°W / 44.5849; -1.0442Coordinates: 44°35′06″N 1°02′39″W / 44.5849°N 1.0442°W / 44.5849; -1.0442
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentGironde
Area
1
214.02 km2 (82.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)2
4,493
 • Density21/km2 (54/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
33214 /33680
Elevation0–66 m (0–217 ft)
(avg. 18 m or 59 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.

Lacanau is a commune on the Atlantic Ocean in southwestern France.