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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.

Mont-de-Marsan
Mont-de-Marsan
(French pronunciation: ​[mɔ̃ də maʁsɑ̃]; Gascon: Lo Mont de Marçan[1]) is a commune and capital of the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Nouvelle-Aquitaine
in southwestern France.

Contents

1 Population 2 Military installations 3 Sights 4 Climate 5 Culture 6 Personalities 7 International relations 8 See also 9 References 10 External links

Population[edit]

Historical population

Year Pop. ±%

1793 4,000 —    

1806 5,256 +31.4%

1821 3,065 −41.7%

1831 3,774 +23.1%

1841 4,465 +18.3%

1851 4,655 +4.3%

1861 5,574 +19.7%

1872 8,138 +46.0%

1881 10,878 +33.7%

1891 12,031 +10.6%

1901 11,604 −3.5%

1911 12,091 +4.2%

1921 10,836 −10.4%

1931 11,854 +9.4%

1946 14,055 +18.6%

1954 17,120 +21.8%

1962 20,191 +17.9%

1968 24,444 +21.1%

1975 26,166 +7.0%

1982 27,326 +4.4%

1990 28,328 +3.7%

1999 29,489 +4.1%

2006 30,230 +2.5%

2012 31,018 +2.6%

Military installations[edit] The French Air Force
French Air Force
operates the Constantin Rozanoff
Constantin Rozanoff
Mont-de-Marsan airbase about 2 kilometres north of the town. The base includes CEAM (the French air force military experimentation and trials organisation), an air defense radar command reporting centre and an air defence control training site. Mont-de-Marsan
Mont-de-Marsan
airbase was formerly home to France's first operational squadron of nuclear bombers, the Dassault Mirage IVA. Sights[edit]

The Donjon Lacataye
Donjon Lacataye
is the keep of a 14th-century castle Despiau-Wlérick Museum (1930s sculpture by two local artists) Dubalen Museum Marechal Foch's equestrian statue

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Mont-de-Marsan
Mont-de-Marsan
(1981–2010)

Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year

Record high °C (°F) 22.5 (72.5) 26.3 (79.3) 29.2 (84.6) 32.1 (89.8) 35.3 (95.5) 40.4 (104.7) 41.2 (106.2) 42.5 (108.5) 36.7 (98.1) 33.6 (92.5) 26.4 (79.5) 23.9 (75) 42.5 (108.5)

Average high °C (°F) 10.7 (51.3) 12.4 (54.3) 16.1 (61) 18.1 (64.6) 21.8 (71.2) 25.1 (77.2) 27.6 (81.7) 27.7 (81.9) 24.9 (76.8) 20.2 (68.4) 14.1 (57.4) 10.9 (51.6) 19.2 (66.6)

Average low °C (°F) 1.6 (34.9) 1.8 (35.2) 3.9 (39) 6.2 (43.2) 10.1 (50.2) 13.3 (55.9) 15.2 (59.4) 15.0 (59) 11.7 (53.1) 9.0 (48.2) 4.8 (40.6) 2.3 (36.1) 7.9 (46.2)

Record low °C (°F) −19.8 (−3.6) −16.8 (1.8) −11.5 (11.3) −5.4 (22.3) −2.5 (27.5) 1.8 (35.2) 2.0 (35.6) 4.1 (39.4) −0.5 (31.1) −6.2 (20.8) −10.4 (13.3) −14.5 (5.9) −19.8 (−3.6)

Average precipitation mm (inches) 78.5 (3.091) 69.4 (2.732) 70.0 (2.756) 87.8 (3.457) 82.0 (3.228) 63.3 (2.492) 54.4 (2.142) 64.6 (2.543) 70.1 (2.76) 91.6 (3.606) 98.2 (3.866) 87.0 (3.425) 916.9 (36.098)

Average precipitation days 11.2 9.8 10.3 12.4 11.8 8.7 7.1 7.9 8.2 10.7 11.5 10.8 120.4

Average snowy days 1.2 1.2 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.9 4.3

Average relative humidity (%) 88 84 77 76 75 75 73 76 78 85 88 89 80.3

Mean monthly sunshine hours 91.7 109.3 168.5 172.7 196.0 209.9 228.7 217.5 193.4 145.6 93.9 81.2 1,908.4

Source #1: Météo France[2][3]

Source #2: Infoclimat.fr (humidity and snowy days, 1961–1990)[4]

Culture[edit] Stade Montois
Stade Montois
is the city's rugby and football team. Two historic punk rock music festivals were held in Mont-de-Marsan's bullring in 1976 and 1977. Festival Arte Flamenco international festival created in 1989 in Mont-de-Marsan
Mont-de-Marsan
by the council of the Landes department. Personalities[edit]

Joël Bats, association football goalkeeper (1957 – ) Patrick Biancone, horse racing trainer, (1952 – ) Pierre Bosquet, Marshal of France, (1810–1861) Thomas Castaignède, rugby union footballer, (1975 – ) Charles Despiau, sculptor, (1874–1946) Alain Juppé, politician and former Prime Minister of France, (1945 – ) Romain Larrieu, association football goalkeeper (1976 – ) Louis-Anselme Longa, painter, (1809-1869) Abdoulaye Loum, basketball player Jean van de Velde, golfer, (1966 – ) Fabien Vehlmann, comics writer, (1972 – ) Genevieve Darrieussecq, the mayor of Mont-de-Marsan
Mont-de-Marsan
(2008-2017) and since 2017 Secretary of State to the Minister of the Armed Forces, (1956 - )

International relations[edit] Mont-de-Marsan
Mont-de-Marsan
is twinned with:

Tudela, Navarre, Spain

Alingsås, Sweden

See also[edit]

André Abbal

References[edit]

^ Toponimia Occitana (in Occitan) ^ "Données climatiques de la station de Mont-de-Marsan" (in French). Meteo France. Retrieved December 28, 2015.  ^ "Climat Aquitaine" (in French). Meteo France. Retrieved December 28, 2015.  ^ "Normes et records 1961-1990: Mont-de-Marsan
Mont-de-Marsan
(40) - altitude 59m" (in French). Infoclimat. Retrieved December 28, 2015. 

INSEE statistics

External links[edit]

Official website (in English)

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Mont-de-Marsan.

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Communes of the Landes department

Aire-sur-l'Adour Amou Angoumé Angresse Arboucave Arengosse Argelos Argelouse Arjuzanx Arsague Artassenx Arthez-d'Armagnac Arue Arx Aubagnan Audignon Audon Aureilhan Aurice Azur Bahus-Soubiran Baigts Banos Bascons Bas-Mauco Bassercles Bastennes Bats Baudignan Bégaar Belhade Bélis Bélus Bénesse-lès-Dax Bénesse-Maremne Benquet Bergouey Betbezer-d'Armagnac Beylongue Beyries Biarrotte Bias Biaudos Biscarrosse Bonnegarde Bordères-et-Lamensans Bostens Bougue Bourdalat Bourriot-Bergonce Brassempouy Bretagne-de-Marsan Brocas Buanes Cachen Cagnotte Callen Campagne Campet-et-Lamolère Candresse Canenx-et-Réaut Capbreton Carcarès-Sainte-Croix Carcen-Ponson Cassen Castaignos-Souslens Castandet Castelnau-Chalosse Castelnau-Tursan Castelner Castel-Sarrazin Castets Cauna Cauneille Caupenne Cazalis Cazères-sur-l'Adour Cère Classun Clèdes Clermont Commensacq Coudures Créon-d'Armagnac Dax Doazit Donzacq Duhort-Bachen Dumes Escalans Escource Estibeaux Estigarde Eugénie-les-Bains Eyres-Moncube Fargues Le Frêche Gaas Gabarret Gaillères Gamarde-les-Bains Garein Garrey Garrosse Gastes Gaujacq Geaune Geloux Gibret Goos Gourbera Gousse Gouts Grenade-sur-l'Adour Habas Hagetmau Hastingues Hauriet Haut-Mauco Herm Herré Heugas Hinx Hontanx Horsarrieu Josse Labastide-Chalosse Labastide-d'Armagnac Labatut Labenne Labouheyre Labrit Lacajunte Lacquy Lacrabe Laglorieuse Lagrange Lahosse Laluque Lamothe Larbey Larrivière-Saint-Savin Latrille Laurède Lauret Lencouacq Léon Lesgor Lesperon Le Leuy Lévignacq Linxe Liposthey Lit-et-Mixe Losse Louer Lourquen Lubbon Lucbardez-et-Bargues Lüe Luglon Lussagnet Luxey Magescq Maillas Maillères Mano Mant Marpaps Mauries Maurrin Mauvezin-d'Armagnac Maylis Mazerolles Mées Meilhan Messanges Mézos Mimbaste Mimizan Miramont-Sensacq Misson Moliets-et-Maa Momuy Monget Monségur Montaut Mont-de-Marsan Montégut Montfort-en-Chalosse Montgaillard Montsoué Morcenx Morganx Mouscardès Moustey Mugron Narrosse Nassiet Nerbis Nousse Oeyregave Oeyreluy Onard Ondres Onesse-Laharie Orist Orthevielle Orx Ossages Ousse-Suzan Ozourt Parentis-en-Born Parleboscq Payros-Cazautets Pécorade Perquie Pey Peyre Peyrehorade Philondenx Pimbo Pissos Pomarez Pontenx-les-Forges Pontonx-sur-l'Adour Port-de-Lanne Poudenx Pouillon Pouydesseaux Poyanne Poyartin Préchacq-les-Bains Pujo-le-Plan Puyol-Cazalet Renung Retjons Rimbez-et-Baudiets Rion-des-Landes Rivière-Saas-et-Gourby Roquefort Sabres Saint-Agnet Saint-André-de-Seignanx Saint-Aubin Saint-Avit Saint-Barthélemy Saint-Cricq-Chalosse Saint-Cricq-du-Gave Saint-Cricq-Villeneuve Sainte-Colombe Sainte-Eulalie-en-Born Sainte-Foy Sainte-Marie-de-Gosse Saint-Étienne-d'Orthe Saint-Gein Saint-Geours-d'Auribat Saint-Geours-de-Maremne Saint-Gor Saint-Jean-de-Lier Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq Saint-Julien-d'Armagnac Saint-Julien-en-Born Saint-Justin Saint-Laurent-de-Gosse Saint-Lon-les-Mines Saint-Loubouer Saint-Martin-de-Hinx Saint-Martin-de-Seignanx Saint-Martin-d'Oney Saint-Maurice-sur-Adour Saint-Michel-Escalus Saint-Pandelon Saint-Paul-en-Born Saint-Paul-lès-Dax Saint-Perdon Saint-Pierre-du-Mont Saint-Sever Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse Saint-Yaguen Samadet Sanguinet Sarbazan Sarraziet Sarron Saubion Saubrigues Saubusse Saugnac-et-Cambran Saugnacq-et-Muret Seignosse Le Sen Serres-Gaston Serreslous-et-Arribans Seyresse Siest Sindères Solférino Soorts-Hossegor Sorbets Sorde-l'Abbaye Sore Sort-en-Chalosse Souprosse Soustons Taller Tarnos Tartas Tercis-les-Bains Téthieu Tilh Tosse Toulouzette Trensacq Uchacq-et-Parentis Urgons Uza Vert Vicq-d'Auribat Vielle-Saint-Girons Vielle-Soubiran Vielle-Tursan Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains Le Vignau Villenave Villeneuve-de-Marsan Ychoux Ygos-Saint-Saturnin Yzosse

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 140742371 LCCN: n82088317 GND: 4119947-9 SUDOC: 030343054 BNF: cb152591340 (data)

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