Le Rove

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Le Rove
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Coat of arms of Le Rove
Coat of arms
Le Rove is located in France
Le Rove
Le Rove
Coordinates: 43°22′09″N 5°15′01″E / 43.3692°N 5.2503°E / 43.3692; 5.2503Coordinates: 43°22′09″N 5°15′01″E / 43.3692°N 5.2503°E / 43.3692; 5.2503
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Istres
Canton Châteauneuf-Côte-Bleue
Intercommunality Marseille Provence Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Rosso
Area1 23 km2 (9 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,174
 • Density 181/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 13110 /13740
Elevation 0–263 m (0–863 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Le Rove is a commune of 4,070 people (2004). It is found in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in the south of France.