Menton

commune in Alpes-Maritimes, France

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

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
Location of Menton
Menton is located in France
Menton
Menton
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)
29,073
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (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.