A general view of Luzech
|Intercommunality||Communauté de communes de la Vallée du Lot et du Vignoble|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Jean-Claude Baldy|
|Area1||22.13 km2 (8.54 sq mi)|
|• Density||74/km2 (190/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||46182 / 46140|
|Elevation||84–323 m (276–1,060 ft)
(avg. 104 m or 341 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.
A relatively small village of about 1650 inhabitants, it is situated in the heart of the Cahors wine making region.
Luzech offers a number of sporting and social activities such as orienteering, fishing and kayaking.
The main road in the village (Place du Canal) was formerly a canal which connected to the Lot river on either side.
- "Barrage de Luzech", fr.structurae.de (in French) (Nicholas Janberg's Structurae)
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- "Ville de Luzech", www.ville-luzech.fr (in French and English)
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