Moindou

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Moindou
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Coordinates: 21°41′52″S 165°40′42″E / 21.6979°S 165.6782°E / -21.6979; 165.6782Coordinates: 21°41′52″S 165°40′42″E / 21.6979°S 165.6782°E / -21.6979; 165.6782
Country France
Sui generis collectivity New Caledonia
Province South Province
Government
 • Mayor François Burck
Area
 • Land1 321.9 km2 (124.3 sq mi)
Population (2004 census)
 • Population2 602
 • Population2 density 1.9/km2 (4.8/sq mi)
Ethnic distribution
 • 1996 census Kanaks 60.9%
Europeans 31.7%
Polynesians 3.7%
Other 3.7%
INSEE/Postal code 98816 / 98819
Elevation 0–1,098 m (0–3,602 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.

Moindou is a commune in the South Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean.