L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer

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L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer
Town center and commercial district
Town center and commercial district
Coat of arms of L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer
Coat of arms
Location of L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer
L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer is located in France
L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer
L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer
L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer is located in Pays de la Loire
L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer
L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 46°20′N 1°18′W / 46.33°N 1.30°W / 46.33; -1.30Coordinates: 46°20′N 1°18′W / 46.33°N 1.30°W / 46.33; -1.30
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentVendée
ArrondissementFontenay-le-Comte
CantonMareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais
IntercommunalitySud-Vendée-Littoral
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Maurice Milcent
Area
1
8.74 km2 (3.37 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
2,081
 • Density240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
85001 /85460
Elevation0–8 m (0–26 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer is a commune in the Vendée department in western France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20062,283—    
20072,293+0.4%
20082,303+0.4%
20092,310+0.3%
20102,312+0.1%
20112,261−2.2%
20122,214−2.1%
20132,166−2.2%
20142,145−1.0%
20152,121−1.1%
20162,101−0.9%

Geography[edit]

The river Lay forms all of the commune's northwestern border, then flows into the Atlantic Ocean, which forms all of its western border.

The port of Aiguillon-sur-Mer, located in the estuary of the Lay River

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.