Sarraméa

Sarraméa is a landlocked commune in the South Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. It and neighbouring Farino are the only two communes on the island that do not border the sea.

Sarraméa
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of Sarraméa
Coordinates: 21°38′28″S 165°50′46″E / 21.6412°S 165.846°E / -21.6412; 165.846Coordinates: 21°38′28″S 165°50′46″E / 21.6412°S 165.846°E / -21.6412; 165.846
CountryFrance
Sui generis collectivityNew Caledonia
ProvinceSouth Province
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Prisca Holero
Area
1
106.4 km2 (41.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2019 census)[1]
572
 • Density5.4/km2 (14/sq mi)
Ethnic distribution
 • 2019 censusKanaks 76.92%
Europeans 8.57%
Wallisians and Futunans 0.35%
Mixed 5.07%
Other 9.09%
Time zoneUTC+11:00
INSEE/Postal code
98828 /98880
Elevation10–1,010 m (33–3,314 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 ft)
1 New Caledonia Land Register (DITTT) data, which exclude lakes and ponds larger than 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) as well as the estuaries of rivers.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Population, ménages et logement par commune, en 2019, Institut de la statistique et des études économiques Nouvelle-Calédonie