La Garde

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La Garde
Coat of arms of La Garde
Coat of arms
La Garde is located in France
La Garde
La Garde
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
La Garde is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
La Garde
La Garde
Coordinates: 43°07′32″N 6°00′39″E / 43.1256°N 6.0108°E / 43.1256; 6.0108Coordinates: 43°07′32″N 6°00′39″E / 43.1256°N 6.0108°E / 43.1256; 6.0108
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVar
ArrondissementToulon
CantonLa Garde
IntercommunalityToulon Provence Méditerranée
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2014) Jean-Louis Masson
Area115.54 km2 (6.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)226,005
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Gardéens
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code83062 /83130
Elevation0–206 m (0–676 ft)
(avg. 1 m or 3.3 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.

La Garde is a city in the south of France. La Garde is the capital of the canton of La Garde

Geography[change | change source]

La Garde is on the east of Toulon between Marseille and Nice. It's area land is 15.54 km²