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Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Paradou
Coat of arms
Paradou is located in France
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
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Arles
Canton Salon-de-Provence-1
Intercommunality Vallée des Baux
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Hilaire Seyverac
Area1 16.15 km2 (6.24 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 1,638
 • Density 101.42/km2 (262.69/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 13068 /13520
Elevation 0–162 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.