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.

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 of airms o Menton
Coat airms
Menton is locatit in Fraunce
Menton
Menton
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
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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
KintraFraunce
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepairtmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
IntercommunalityRiviera française
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Guibal
Area
1
14.05 km2 (5.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)2
29,073
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06083 /06500
Elevation0–774 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.

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ReferencesEedit

  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 20 Julie 2013.