Bayonne (French pronunciation: ​[bajɔn]; Gascon: Baiona [baˈjunɔ]; Basque: Baiona [baiona]; Spaingie: Bayona) is a ceety an commune in soothwastren Fraunce at the confluence o the Nive an Adour rivers, in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques depairtment.

Bayonne
The ceety haw
The ceety haw
Coat o airms o Bayonne
Coat o airms
Bayonne is locatit in Fraunce
Bayonne
Bayonne
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Bayonne is locatit in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Bayonne
Bayonne
Coordinates: 43°29′N 1°29′W / 43.49°N 1.48°W / 43.49; -1.48Coordinates: 43°29′N 1°29′W / 43.49°N 1.48°W / 43.49; -1.48
KintraFraunce
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepairtmentPyrénées-Atlantiques
ArrondissementBayonne
CantonChief toun o 3 cantons
IntercommunalityBayonne-Anglet-Biarritz
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Grenet (Radical-UMP)
Area
1
21.68 km2 (8.37 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)2
45,855
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
64102 /64100
Elevation0–55 m (0–180 ft)
(avg. 4 m or 13 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.

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns – Sister ceetiesEedit

Bayonne is twinned wi:[1]

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 "National Commission for Decentralised cooperation". Délégation pour l’Action Extérieure des Collectivités Territoriales (Ministère des Affaires étrangères) (in French). Retrieved 2013-12-26.