Radon, Orne

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Radon is located in France
Coordinates: 48°30′14″N 0°06′09″E / 48.5039°N 0.1025°E / 48.5039; 0.1025Coordinates: 48°30′14″N 0°06′09″E / 48.5039°N 0.1025°E / 48.5039; 0.1025
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Orne
Arrondissement Alençon
Canton Alençon-3
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Est Alençonnais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Léonce Thulliez
Area1 19.81 km2 (7.65 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,013
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 61341 / 61250
Elevation 148–345 m (486–1,132 ft)
(avg. 180 m or 590 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.

Radon is a commune in the Orne department in north-western France. It is around 7 km north of Alençon.

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