Les Epesses

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Les Epesses
The church of Our Lady, in Les Epesses
The church of Our Lady, in Les Epesses
Coat of arms of Les Epesses
Coat of arms
Les Epesses is located in France
Les Epesses
Les Epesses
Coordinates: 46°53′02″N 0°53′53″W / 46.8838°N 0.898°W / 46.8838; -0.898Coordinates: 46°53′02″N 0°53′53″W / 46.8838°N 0.898°W / 46.8838; -0.898
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement La Roche-sur-Yon
Canton Les Herbiers
Intercommunality Pays des Herbiers
Area1 31.29 km2 (12.08 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,431
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 85082 /85590
Elevation 118–254 m (387–833 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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.

Les Epesses is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.

It is best known for the Puy du Fou historical theme park.

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