Laxou

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Laxou
Hôtel de ville
Hôtel de ville
Laxou is located in France
Laxou
Laxou
Coordinates: 48°41′11″N 6°09′10″E / 48.6864°N 6.1528°E / 48.6864; 6.1528Coordinates: 48°41′11″N 6°09′10″E / 48.6864°N 6.1528°E / 48.6864; 6.1528
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Nancy
Canton Laxou
Intercommunality Communauté urbaine du Grand Nancy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Laurent Garcia
Area
 • Land1 15.94 km2 (6.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 15,359
 • Population2 density 960/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 54304 / 54520
Elevation 220–350 m (720–1,150 ft)
Website www.laxou.fr

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.

Laxou is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France.

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