Paradou

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Paradou
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Paradou
Coat of arms
Paradou is located in France
Paradou
Paradou
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Paradou is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Paradou
Paradou
Coordinates: 43°43′16″N 4°47′17″E / 43.7211°N 4.7881°E / 43.7211; 4.7881Coordinates: 43°43′16″N 4°47′17″E / 43.7211°N 4.7881°E / 43.7211; 4.7881
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentBouches-du-Rhône
ArrondissementArles
CantonSalon-de-Provence-1
IntercommunalityVallée des Baux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Hilaire Seyverac
Area116.15 km2 (6.24 sq mi)
Population (2012)21,638
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code13068 /13520
Elevation0–162 m (0–531 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.

Paradou is a commune of 1,162 people (1999). It is found in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in the south of France.