A view of Méounes-lès-Montrieux from the nearby hillside

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Coordinates: 43°16′55″N 5°58′15″E / 43.2819°N 5.9708°E / 43.2819; 5.9708Coordinates: 43°16′55″N 5°58′15″E / 43.2819°N 5.9708°E / 43.2819; 5.9708
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Brignoles
Canton Roquebrussane
Intercommunality Val d'Issole
  Mayor (20082014) Jean-François Massué
Area1 40.92 km2 (15.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,790
  Density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 83077 / 83136
Elevation 178–784 m (584–2,572 ft)
(avg. 275 m or 902 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.

Méounes-lès-Montrieux is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

Places of interest

Charterhouse of Montrieux (from “mont rivis”, the mount of the stream), founded in 1137.

Famous People

See also


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