Soulac-sur-Mer

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Soulac-sur-Mer
Front de mer de Soulac.jpg
Coat of arms of Soulac-sur-Mer
Coat of arms
Soulac-sur-Mer is located in France
Soulac-sur-Mer
Soulac-sur-Mer
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Soulac-sur-Mer is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Soulac-sur-Mer
Soulac-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 45°18′15″N 1°04′21″W / 45.3043°N 1.0725°W / 45.3043; -1.0725Coordinates: 45°18′15″N 1°04′21″W / 45.3043°N 1.0725°W / 45.3043; -1.0725
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Lesparre-Médoc
Canton Le-Nord-Médoc
Area1 28.89 km2 (11.15 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 2,531
 • Density 87.61/km2 (226.90/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 33514 /33780
Elevation 0–25 m (0–82 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

Soulac-sur-Mer is a commune and seaside resort in southwestern France on the Atlantic Ocean.