Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
|Coordinates: 22°09′S 166°27′E / 22.15°S 166.45°ECoordinates: 22°09′S 166°27′E / 22.15°S 166.45°E|
|Sui generis collectivity||New Caledonia|
|• Mayor||Georges Naturel|
|Area1||254.6 km2 (98.3 sq mi)|
|Population (2014 census)2||31,812|
|• Density||120/km2 (320/sq mi)|
|• 1996 census||
|INSEE/Postal code||98805 / 98835|
0–1,250 m (0–4,101 ft) |
(avg. 20 m or 66 ft)
1 New Caledonia Land Register (DITTT) data, which exclude lakes and ponds larger than 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) as well as the estuaries of rivers.2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.
From 1904 to 1940 the town was linked to Nouméa by the Nouméa-Païta railway.
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