Lacanau

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Lacanau
Lacanau 2.jpg
Coat of arms of Lacanau
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Area1 214.02 km2 (82.63 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 4,493
 • Density 20.9934/km2 (54.373/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 33214 /33680
Elevation 0–66 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.