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Subprefecture and commune
The Fontaine de la Rotonde, built in 1860
The Fontaine de la Rotonde, built in 1860
Coat of arms of Aix-en-Provence
Coat of arms
Aix-en-Provence is located in France
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Aix-en-Provence is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Coordinates: 43°31′35″N 5°26′44″E / 43.526304°N 5.445429°E / 43.526304; 5.445429Coordinates: 43°31′35″N 5°26′44″E / 43.526304°N 5.445429°E / 43.526304; 5.445429
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Aix-en-Provence
Canton 2 cantons
Intercommunality Aix-Marseille-Provence
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Maryse Joissains-Masini
Area1 186.08 km2 (71.85 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 142,149
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 13001 /13100, 13090

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.

Aix-en-Provence is a city in the south of France. It has about 150,000 inhabitants.

References[change | change source]

  • Busquet, Raoul (1954). Histoire de la Provençade des origines à la révolution française. Editions Jeanne Lafitte. ISBN 2-86276-319-5.

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