La Faute-sur-Mer

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La Faute-sur-Mer
Coat of arms of La Faute-sur-Mer
Coat of arms
La Faute-sur-Mer is located in France
La Faute-sur-Mer
La Faute-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 46°19′58″N 1°19′17″W / 46.3328°N 1.3214°W / 46.3328; -1.3214Coordinates: 46°19′58″N 1°19′17″W / 46.3328°N 1.3214°W / 46.3328; -1.3214
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement Les Sables-d'Olonne
Canton Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Marratier
Area
 • Land1 6.94 km2 (2.68 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,035
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 85307 / 85460
Elevation 0–17 m (0–56 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.

La Faute-sur-Mer is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.

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The river Lay forms all of the commune's eastern border, then flows into the Atlantic Ocean, which forms all of its western border.

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