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
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Menton is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
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
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
CantonMenton
Area
1
17 km2 (7 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)2
29,073
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06083 /06500
Elevation0–774 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.