Casson, Loire-Atlantique

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Le château du Plessis.
Coat of arms of Casson
Coat of arms
Casson is located in France
Coordinates: 47°23′12″N 1°33′30″W / 47.3867°N 1.5583°W / 47.3867; -1.5583Coordinates: 47°23′12″N 1°33′30″W / 47.3867°N 1.5583°W / 47.3867; -1.5583
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Châteaubriant
Canton Nort-sur-Erdre
Intercommunality Erdre et Gesvres
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Albert Frémont
Area1 16.15 km2 (6.24 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,012
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 44027 /44390
Elevation 3–46 m (9.8–150.9 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.

Casson is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

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