Le Gosier

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Le Gosier
Commune
Plage de la Datcha, Le Gosier
Plage de la Datcha, Le Gosier
Coat of arms of Le Gosier
Coat of arms
Location of the commune (in red) within Guadeloupe
Location of the commune (in red) within Guadeloupe
Coordinates: 16°12′22″N 61°29′39″W / 16.2061°N 61.4942°W / 16.2061; -61.4942Coordinates: 16°12′22″N 61°29′39″W / 16.2061°N 61.4942°W / 16.2061; -61.4942
Country France
Overseas region and department Guadeloupe
Arrondissement Pointe-à-Pitre
Canton Le Gosier and Les Abymes-3
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Pierre Dupont
Area1 45.20 km2 (17.45 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 27,243
 • Density 600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 97113 /97190

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.

Le Gosier is the third most populated commune in the French overseas region and department of Guadeloupe, in the Lesser Antilles. Located on the south side of the island of Grande-Terre and part of the urban area of Pointe-à-Pitre, it is the largest conurbation in Guadeloupe.

Education[edit]

Public preschools include:[1]

  • Ecole maternelle Marcel Armantine
  • Ecole maternelle Maryse Pierre Justin Borel
  • Ecole maternelle Alexis Eugène
  • Ecole maternelle Grand Bois
  • Ecole maternelle Armand Lazard

Public primary schools include:[1]

  • Ecole primaire Lazare Armand
  • Ecole primaire Gillot Augustin
  • Ecole primaire Marcel Georges
  • Ecole primaire Lantin Germaine
  • Ecole primaire Pater Hildevert
  • Ecole primaire Moinet Klébert
  • Ecole primaire Pliane
  • Ecole primaire Jasor Saturnin
  • Ecole primaire Rollon Suzanne
  • Ecole primaire Thénard Turenne

Public junior high schools include:[2]

  • Collège Edmond Bambuck

Public senior high schools include:[2]

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