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The Roond Foontain, or Three Graces, biggit in 1860
The Roond Foontain, or Three Graces, biggit in 1860
Coat o airms o Aix-en-Provence
Coat o airms
Aix-en-Provence is locatit in Fraunce
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Aix-en-Provence is locatit in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Coordinates: 43°31′35″N 5°26′44″E / 43.526304°N 5.445429°E / 43.526304; 5.445429Coordinates: 43°31′35″N 5°26′44″E / 43.526304°N 5.445429°E / 43.526304; 5.445429
Kintra Fraunce
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Depairtment Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Aix-en-Provence
Intercommunality Pays d'Aix
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Maryse Joissains-Masini (UMP)
Area1 186.08 km2 (71.85 sq mi)
Population (2010[1])2 141,438
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 13001 /13100 or 13090

1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries.

2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Aix-en-Provence [French pronunciation: ​[ɛksɑ̃pʁovɑ̃s]] (Provençal Occitan: Ais de Provença in clessical norm, or Ais de Prouvènço in Mistralian norm, pronounced [ˈajz de pʀuˈvɛⁿsɔ], Laitin: Aquae Sextiae),[2] or simply Aix (pronounced [ɛks]; medieval Occitan Aics), is a ceety-commune in the sooth o Fraunce, aboot 30 km (19 mi) north o Marseille.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns - Sister ceeties

Aix-en-Provence is offeecially twinned[3][4] with the following seven cities (in alphabetical order):


In addeetion, Aix has internaitional cooperations, pairtnerships an exchynges wi the follaeing ceeties frae aw ower the warld:[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  2. Houever, wi the preposition a ~ à 'tae', the forms are as Ais ~ à-z-Ais [aˈzaj]
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Association of twinnings and international relations of Aix-en-Provence". Retrieved 15 April 2010. 
  4. Mairie of Aix-en-Provence – Twinnings and partnerships
  5. "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11. 
  6. "Bath's Twinning Associations". The Mayor of Bruton. Retrieved 2013-07-15. 
  7. "Town Twinning". Bath and North East Somerset Council. Archived frae the oreeginal on 27 October 2007. Retrieved 12 December 2007. 
  8. "Acordos de Geminação" (in Portuguese). © 2009 Câmara Municipal de Coimbra – Praça 8 de Maio – 3000-300 Coimbra. Retrieved 25 June 2009.  Freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)
  9. Perugia Official site – Relazioni Internazionali (in Italian)