Lannemezan

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Lannemezan
Views of Lannemezan : The town hall, the church of Saint Jean-Baptiste, leisure park, woods, portal of the St. John the Baptist Church, entrance to the town
Views of Lannemezan : The town hall, the church of Saint Jean-Baptiste, leisure park, woods, portal of the St. John the Baptist Church, entrance to the town
Coat of arms of Lannemezan
Coat of arms
Lannemezan is located in France
Lannemezan
Lannemezan
Coordinates: 43°07′N 0°23′E / 43.12°N 0.39°E / 43.12; 0.39Coordinates: 43°07′N 0°23′E / 43.12°N 0.39°E / 43.12; 0.39
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton Lannemezan
Intercommunality Plateau de Lannemezan
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Plano
Area1 19.03 km2 (7.35 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 6,446
 • Density 340/km2 (880/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 65258 / 65300
Elevation 442–647 m (1,450–2,123 ft)
(avg. 610 m or 2,000 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.

Lannemezan (French pronunciation: ​[lanməzɑ̃]) is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.

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The Petite Baïse has its source in the commune.

Lannemezan is around 30 km east of Tarbes, and around 100 km south-west of Toulouse.

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