Entrance to the Camopi encampment of the 3rd Foreign Infantry Regiment
Location of the commune (in red) within French Guiana
|Overseas region and department||French Guiana|
|• Mayor (2014-2020)||René Monerville|
|10,030 km2 (3,870 sq mi)|
|• Density||0.17/km2 (0.43/sq mi)|
|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.|
With a land area of 10,030 km2 (3,870 sq mi), it is the third-largest commune of France.
It is served by Vila Brasil Airport.