Arcachon

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Arcachon
Arcachon Promenade.jpg
Coat o airms o Arcachon
Coat o airms
Kintra Fraunce
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Depairtment Gironde
Arrondissement Arcachon
Canton Arcachon
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Yves Foulon
Area1 7.56 km2 (2.92 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 11,789
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 33009 /33120
Elevation 0–45 m (0–148 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 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 withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Arcachon (French: [aʁ.ka.ʃɔ̃] ; Arcaishon in Gascon) is a commune in the Gironde depairtment in soothwastren Fraunce.

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