Menton

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Menton
Part of the old town from le vieux port.
Part of the old town from le vieux port.
Coat of arms of Menton
Coat of arms
Menton is located in France
Menton
Menton
Coordinates: 43°27′48″N 7°18′04″E / 43.4633°N 7.3010°E / 43.4633; 7.3010Coordinates: 43°27′48″N 7°18′04″E / 43.4633°N 7.3010°E / 43.4633; 7.3010
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Menton
Area1 17 km2 (7 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 29,073
 • Density 1,710/km2 (4,430/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 06083 /06500
Elevation 0–774 m (0–2,539 ft)
(avg. 16 m or 52 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.

Menton is a commune in the department of Alpes-Maritimes.