Fort-de-France

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Fort-de-France
A view frae the ship arriving frae Les Trois-Îlets
A view frae the ship arriving frae Les Trois-Îlets
Coat o airms o Fort-de-France
Coat o airms
Location o the commune (in reid) within Martinique
Location o the commune (in reid) within Martinique
Coordinates: 14°36′00″N 61°05′00″W / 14.6°N 61.0833°W / 14.6; -61.0833Coordinates: 14°36′00″N 61°05′00″W / 14.6°N 61.0833°W / 14.6; -61.0833
Kintra Fraunce
Owerseas region an depairtment Martinique
Arrondissement Fort-de-France
Intercommunality Centre de la Martinique
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Didier Laguerre
Area1 44.21 km2 (17.07 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 85,667
 • Density 1,900/km2 (5,000/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-4
INSEE/Postal code 97209 /97200 an 97234 (Quartier de Balata)
Elevation 0–1,070 m (0–3,510 ft)

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.

Fort-de-France (French pronunciation: ​[fɔʁ də fʁɑ̃s]) is the caipital o Fraunce's Caribbean owerseas depairtment o Martinique.