Le Mont-Dore (New Caledonia)

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For the spa town in metropolitan France, see Le Mont-Dore (France).
Le Mont-Dore
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Coordinates: 22°12′57″S 166°27′59″E / 22.2157°S 166.4665°E / -22.2157; 166.4665Coordinates: 22°12′57″S 166°27′59″E / 22.2157°S 166.4665°E / -22.2157; 166.4665
Country France
Sui generis collectivity New Caledonia
Province South Province
Government
 • Mayor Éric Gay
Area
 • Land1 643.0 km2 (248.3 sq mi)
Population (2004 census)
 • Population2 24,195
 • Population2 density 38/km2 (97/sq mi)
Ethnic distribution
 • 1996 census Europeans 39.7%
Polynesians 28.6%
Kanaks 19.1%
Other 12.6%
INSEE/Postal code 98817 / 98809
Elevation 0–825 m (0–2,707 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Le Mont-Dore is a commune in the suburbs of Nouméa in the South Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean.