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The beach at Seignosse
The beach at Seignosse
Seignosse is located in France
Coordinates: 43°41′24″N 1°22′18″W / 43.69°N 1.3717°W / 43.69; -1.3717Coordinates: 43°41′24″N 1°22′18″W / 43.69°N 1.3717°W / 43.69; -1.3717
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Landes
Arrondissement Dax
Canton Canton of Soustons
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Maremne-Adour-Côte-Sud
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Ladislas de Hoyos
Area1 35.09 km2 (13.55 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,779
 • Density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40296 / 40510
Elevation 0–62 m (0–203 ft)
(avg. 18 m or 59 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.

Seignosse is a commune in the Landes department in Aquitaine in south-western France.

Famous for its brilliant surf spots such as Le Penon and Les Bourdaines.

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