Lanton, Gironde

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Lanton
Coat of arms of Lanton
Coat of arms
Lanton is located in France
Lanton
Lanton
Coordinates: 44°42′17″N 1°02′03″W / 44.7047°N 1.0342°W / 44.7047; -1.0342Coordinates: 44°42′17″N 1°02′03″W / 44.7047°N 1.0342°W / 44.7047; -1.0342
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Arcachon
Canton Audenge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Gaubert
Area
 • Land1 136.19 km2 (52.58 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 6,064
 • Population2 density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33229 / 33138
Elevation 1–54 m (3.3–177.2 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.

Lanton is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1726 270 —    
1775 348 +28.9%
1860 643 +84.8%
1962 1,401 +117.9%
1968 1,567 +11.8%
1975 1,668 +6.4%
1982 2,535 +52.0%
1990 3,734 +47.3%
1999 4,962 +32.9%
2008 6,064 +22.2%

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