The canton of Menton is an administrative division of the Alpes-Maritimes department, southeastern France. It was created at the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. Its seat is in Menton.[1]

Menton
Alpes-Maritimes - Canton Menton 2015.svg
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
No. of communes6
SeatMenton
Government
 • RepresentativesPatrick Cesari
Colette Giudicelli
 • Term of office2015-2021
Area
 • Total59.52 km2 (22.98 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total44,908
 • Density750/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
INSEE code06 14

CompositionEdit

It consists of the following communes:[1]

  1. Castellar
  2. Castillon
  3. Gorbio
  4. Menton
  5. Roquebrune-Cap-Martin
  6. Sainte-Agnès

CouncillorsEdit

Election Councillors Party Occupation
2015 Patrick Cesari LR Mayor of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin
2015 Colette Giudicelli LR Member of the French Senate representing Alpes-Maritimes

Pictures of the cantonEdit

 
View of Castellar
 
View of Menton

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 43°47′N 7°30′E / 43.78°N 7.50°E / 43.78; 7.50