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Menton
The harbour o Menton, wi the basilica o Saint-Michel-Archange beyond, viewed frae the Quai Napoléon III
The harbour o Menton, wi the basilica o Saint-Michel-Archange beyond, viewed frae the Quai Napoléon III
Banner o Menton
Banner
Coat o airms o Menton
Coat o airms
Menton is locatit in Fraunce
Menton
Menton
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Menton is locatit in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Menton
Menton
Coordinates: 43°46′30″N 7°30′00″E / 43.775000°N 07.50°E / 43.775000; 07.50Coordinates: 43°46′30″N 7°30′00″E / 43.775000°N 07.50°E / 43.775000; 07.50
Kintra Fraunce
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Depairtment Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Intercommunality Riviera française
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Guibal
Area1 14.05 km2 (5.42 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 29,073
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 06083 /06500
Elevation 0–774 m (0–2,539 ft)
(avg. 16 m or 52 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.

Menton (French pronunciation: ​[mɑ̃tɔ̃]; Occitan: [meˈta], written Menton in clessical norm or Mentan in Mistralian norm; Italian: Mentone [menˈtoːne]) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes depairtment in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in sootheastren Fraunce.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Menton is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Association Suisse des Communes et Régions d'Europe". L'Association suisse pour le Conseil des Communes et Régions d'Europe (ASCCRE) (in French). Retrieved 2013-07-20.