Léon, Landes

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The church in Léon
The church in Léon
Coat of arms of Léon
Coat of arms
Léon is located in France
Coordinates: 43°52′41″N 1°18′07″W / 43.8781°N 1.3019°W / 43.8781; -1.3019Coordinates: 43°52′41″N 1°18′07″W / 43.8781°N 1.3019°W / 43.8781; -1.3019
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Dax
Canton Canton of Castets
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Côte Landes Nature
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Subsol
Area1 64.45 km2 (24.88 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,665
 • Density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40150 /40550
Elevation 6–67 m (20–220 ft)
(avg. 49 m or 161 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.

Léon, Landes is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in south-western France.

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