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This article is about commune in France. For the main belt asteroid, see 37608 Löns.
Lons is located in France
Coordinates: 43°18′57″N 0°24′34″W / 43.3158°N 0.4094°W / 43.3158; -0.4094Coordinates: 43°18′57″N 0°24′34″W / 43.3158°N 0.4094°W / 43.3158; -0.4094
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Pau
Canton Lescar
Intercommunality Pau-Pyrénées
 • Mayor (2008–2014) James Chambaud
Area1 11.53 km2 (4.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 12,352
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64348 /64140
Elevation 158–207 m (518–679 ft)
(avg. 162 m or 531 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.

Lons is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

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