Les Trois-Îlets

Les Trois-Îlets

The church in Les Trois-Îlets

Location of the commune (in red) within Martinique
Coordinates: 14°32′N 61°02′W / 14.53°N 61.03°W / 14.53; -61.03Coordinates: 14°32′N 61°02′W / 14.53°N 61.03°W / 14.53; -61.03
Country France
Overseas region and department Martinique
Arrondissement Le Marin
Canton Les Trois-Îlets
  Mayor (20082014) Arnaud René-Corail
Area1 28.60 km2 (11.04 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 7,808
  Density 270/km2 (710/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 97231 / 97229
Elevation 0–400 m (0–1,312 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Les Trois-Îlets is a town and commune in the French overseas department of Martinique.

It was the birthplace of Joséphine (1763–1814), who married Napoleon Bonaparte and became Empress of the French.

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