Luz-Saint-Sauveur

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Luz-Saint-Sauveur
The village of Luz-Saint-Sauveur
The village of Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Coat of arms of Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Coat of arms
Luz-Saint-Sauveur is located in France
Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Coordinates: 42°52′21″N 0°00′02″W / 42.8725°N 0.00056°W / 42.8725; -0.00056Coordinates: 42°52′21″N 0°00′02″W / 42.8725°N 0.00056°W / 42.8725; -0.00056
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Argelès-Gazost
Canton Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Lescoules
Area
 • Land1 50.38 km2 (19.45 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 1,098
 • Population2 density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 65295 / 65120
Elevation 677–3,194 m (2,221–10,479 ft)
(avg. 711 m or 2,333 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.

Luz-Saint-Sauveur (Occitan: Lus e Sent Sauvaire) is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.

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