Alençon is a city in on the River Sarthe. Alençon is a restored gem. A visit is like travelling through time. Among its centuries-old highlights are the circular wheat market, home to exhibitions beneath its magnificent glass dome; the Halle aux Toiles, now a meeting venue; and the recently restored Jesuit church.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 27,200
  • Postal codes: 61000 – 61051 CEDEX
  • IATA airport code: XAN
  • United Nations Location Code: FR ALE
  • Latitude: 48° 26' 5.1" (48.4348°) north
  • Longitude: 0° 5' 35.2" (0.0931°) east
  • Elevation: 141 meters (463 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 3038230
  • Wikidata: Alençon
  • Wikimedia Commons: Alençon

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Other Names for Alençon

Chinese: 阿朗松, French: Alençon, German: Alençon, Hebrew: אלנסון, Italian: Alençon, Japanese: アランソン, Kazakh: Алансон, Korean: 알랑송, Latin: Alenconium, Lithuanian: Alansonas, Mazanderani: النسون, Persian: الانسون, Portuguese: Alençon, Russian: Алансон, Serbian: Алансон, Serbian: Аленсон, Spanish: Alenzón, Thai: อาล็องซง, Ukrainian: Алансон, Alencon

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