Geneston

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Geneston
The church in Geneston, in the early 20th century
The church in Geneston, in the early 20th century
Coat of arms of Geneston
Coat of arms
Geneston is located in France
Geneston
Geneston
Coordinates: 47°03′23″N 1°30′41″W / 47.0564°N 1.5114°W / 47.0564; -1.5114Coordinates: 47°03′23″N 1°30′41″W / 47.0564°N 1.5114°W / 47.0564; -1.5114
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Nantes
Canton Aigrefeuille-sur-Maine
Intercommunality Grand Lieu
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Gouraud
Area1 8.04 km2 (3.10 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 3,233
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44223 / 44140
Elevation 14–39 m (46–128 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.

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

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