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L'hôtel de ville.

Coordinates: 47°15′52″N 1°40′00″W / 47.2644°N 1.6667°W / 47.2644; -1.6667Coordinates: 47°15′52″N 1°40′00″W / 47.2644°N 1.6667°W / 47.2644; -1.6667

Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Nantes
Canton Orvault
Intercommunality Nantes Métropole
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Cécile Gessant
 • Land1 17.28 km2 (6.67 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 6,809
 • Population2 density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44194 / 44880
Elevation 25–80 m (82–262 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.

Sautron is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique département in western France.


Sautron is located 10 km north west of Nantes, close to the Nantes-Vannes espressway.

Surrounding communes are Vigneux-de-Bretagne, Orvault, Saint-Herblain and Couëron.

According to the classification established by INSEE, Sautron is a commune urbaine (urban commune), one of 19 communes in the suburban area of Nantes.

Sites and monuments

See also

External links

  • Website of the Commune of Sautron
  • Sautron on the Institut Géographique National website
  • Sautron on the INSEE website
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