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A general view of Olonne-sur-Mer
A general view of Olonne-sur-Mer
Olonne-sur-mer is located in France
Coordinates: 46°32′13″N 1°46′18″W / 46.5369°N 1.7717°W / 46.5369; -1.7717Coordinates: 46°32′13″N 1°46′18″W / 46.5369°N 1.7717°W / 46.5369; -1.7717
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement Les Sables-d'Olonne
Canton Les Sables-d'Olonne
Intercommunality Olonnes
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yannick Moreau (MPF)
Area1 45.34 km2 (17.51 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 12,855
 • Density 280/km2 (730/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 85166 / 85340
Elevation 0–49 m (0–161 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.

Olonne-sur-Mer is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.

It is home to the basketball team Pays des Olonnes Basket, which plays its home games at the Salle Beauséjour.

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