Pont-Saint-Martin, Loire-Atlantique

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The menhir of Dames de Pierre
The menhir of Dames de Pierre
Coat of arms of Pont-Saint-Martin
Coat of arms
Pont-Saint-Martin is located in France
Location within Pays de la Loire region
Pont-Saint-Martin is located in Pays de la Loire
Coordinates: 47°07′00″N 1°35′00″W / 47.1167°N 1.5833°W / 47.1167; -1.5833Coordinates: 47°07′00″N 1°35′00″W / 47.1167°N 1.5833°W / 47.1167; -1.5833
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Nantes
Canton Saint-Philbert-de-Grand-Lieu
Intercommunality Grand Lieu
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves François
Area1 21.88 km2 (8.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 5,373
 • Density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Martipontains, Martipontaines
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 44130 /44860
Elevation 0–31 m (0–102 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.

Pont-Saint-Martin is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

Twin towns[edit]

It is twinned with Hampshire village of Brockenhurst.

See also[edit]