Les Avirons

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Les Avirons
Coat of arms of Les Avirons
Coat of arms
Réunion-Avirons.png
Location of Les Avirons
Coordinates: 21°14′31″S 55°20′00″E / 21.2419°S 55.3333°E / -21.2419; 55.3333Coordinates: 21°14′31″S 55°20′00″E / 21.2419°S 55.3333°E / -21.2419; 55.3333
CountryFrance
Overseas region and departmentRéunion
ArrondissementSaint-Pierre
CantonL'Étang-Salé
IntercommunalityVilles solidaires
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Dennemont
Area
1
26.27 km2 (10.14 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
11,345
 • Density430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+04:00
INSEE/Postal code
97401 /97425
Elevation0–2,565 m (0–8,415 ft)
(avg. 268 m or 879 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Les Avirons (meaning "the oars" in French), is a commune in the Réunion overseas department of France in the Indian Ocean. It borders the communes of Saint-Leu, Cilaos, Saint-Louis and L'Étang-Salé, and 150 metres of coastline.

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

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