|Canton||Le Sud-Gironde (main town)|
|Community association||South Gironde|
|surface||13.71 km 2|
|Residents||7,375 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||538 inhabitants / km 2|
Town Hall ( Hôtel de ville )
Langon is a French town with 7375 inhabitants (at January 1, 2017) in the Gironde department in the region Nouvelle-Aquitaine . The city is the seat of the sub-prefecture ( French Sous- prefecture ) of the Langon arrondissement and belongs to the canton of Le Sud-Gironde .
From the river bank at the Place de la Liberation at the Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Langon church , a river pillar can still be seen in the Garonne, which originally served a suspension bridge built by Ferdinand Arnodin , which was later replaced by a lattice girder bridge.
|Source: Cassini and INSEE|
- Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais church, built from the 13th century, classified as a monument historique since 2006
- Maison Biros , Renaissance residential building
- Mosque , built in 1904
Born in Langon
- Louis Ducos du Hauron (1837–1920), color photography pioneer
- Raymond Oliver (1909–1990), cook and cookbook author
- Thomas Boudat (* 1994), racing cyclist
- Le Patrimoine des Communes de la Gironde. Flohic Éditions, Volume 2, Paris 2001, ISBN 2-84234-125-2 , pp. 835-840.