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Where is Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur, France?

Location of metropolitan region of Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur on a map

Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur is a metropolitan region found in the nation of France. Home to 4,984,058 people, it is the 3rd largest division in France in terms of population.

Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur gained its current status as a metropolitan region in the year 1982. The government of Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur is lead by Michel Vauzelleand is based in the metropolitan region capital of Marseille (Population: 794,811).

The most populous cities in Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur are: Marseille (Population: 794,811), Nice (Population: 338,620), Toulon (Population: 168,701), Aix-en-Provence (Population: 146,821), Avignon (Population: 89,769).

Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur Metropolitan region - Quick Facts

Country France
Region Type Metropolitan region
ISO Code FR_U
Time Zone CET
Year of Establishment 1982
Capital Marseille (Population: 794,811)
Head of Government Michel Vauzelle
Total Population 4,984,058
Total Area 31,400 sq km (12,124 sq miles)
Population Density 158.7 sq km (411.1 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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