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Roura as seen from the Oyak River
Location of the commune (in red) within French Guiana
|Overseas region and department||French Guiana|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||David Riché|
|• Land1||3,659 km2 (1,413 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||0.71/km2 (1.8/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||97310 / 97311|
|Elevation||0–462 m (0–1,516 ft)
(avg. 231 m or 758 ft)
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.
The city of Roura is home to 2 main roads.
- The RD6 road leads to the landing stage of Kaw.This 70 km long road follows a thalweg through the primal forest.
- The N2 road leads to Régina and Saint-Georges cities.
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