Saint-Pandelon

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Saint-Pandelon
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Saint-Pandelon is located in France
Saint-Pandelon
Saint-Pandelon
Coordinates: 43°40′14″N 1°02′15″W / 43.6706°N 1.0375°W / 43.6706; -1.0375Coordinates: 43°40′14″N 1°02′15″W / 43.6706°N 1.0375°W / 43.6706; -1.0375
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Dax
Canton Dax-2
Intercommunality Grand Dax
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Christian Carrere
Area1 9.18 km2 (3.54 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 704
 • Density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40277 /40180
Elevation 1–61 m (3.3–200.1 ft)
(avg. 45 m or 148 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.

Saint-Pandelon is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is located in Chalosse on the Luy river.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 521 —    
1968 523 +0.4%
1975 574 +9.8%
1982 600 +4.5%
1990 627 +4.5%
1999 668 +6.5%
2008 746 +11.7%
2013 704 −5.6%

Sights[edit]

  • Saint-Pantaléon-et-Saint-Barthélemy Church
  • The salt fountain
  • Saline water
  • Some castles:
    • the Ducros castle, before it was the castle of bishops,
    • the Hercular's castle,
    • the Haubardin castle,
    • the Laureta castle,
    • the Herran castle.

Local life[edit]

Town celebration is the last week-end of August.

See also[edit]

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