Koné, New Caledonia

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Koné
The main road in the centre of Koné
The main road in the centre of Koné
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of Koné
Coordinates: 21°03′32″S 164°51′06″E / 21.059°S 164.8518°E / -21.059; 164.8518Coordinates: 21°03′32″S 164°51′06″E / 21.059°S 164.8518°E / -21.059; 164.8518
CountryFrance
Sui generis collectivityNew Caledonia
ProvinceNorth Province
Government
 • MayorJoseph Goromido
Area
1
373.6 km2 (144.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2014 census)
7,340
 • Density20/km2 (51/sq mi)
Ethnic distribution
 • 1996 censusKanaks 63.1%
Europeans 24.4%
Polynesians 2.1%
Other 10.4%
Time zoneUTC+11:00
INSEE/Postal code
98811 /98860
Elevation0–1,014 m (0–3,327 ft)
(avg. 10 m or 33 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.

Koné is a commune in the North Province of New Caledonia, a special collectivity of France in the Pacific Ocean. Koné is the provincial seat of the North Province.

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