Le Marin

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Le Marin
A view of the jetty at Le Marin
A view of the jetty at Le Marin
Location of the commune (in red) within Martinique
Location of the commune (in red) within Martinique
Location of Le Marin
Coordinates: 14°28′10″N 60°51′57″W / 14.4694°N 60.8658°W / 14.4694; -60.8658Coordinates: 14°28′10″N 60°51′57″W / 14.4694°N 60.8658°W / 14.4694; -60.8658
CountryFrance
Overseas region and departmentMartinique
ArrondissementLe Marin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Rodolphe Désiré
Area
1
31.54 km2 (12.18 sq mi)
Population
(2013)2
8,700
 • Density280/km2 (710/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code
97217 /97290
Elevation0–218 m (0–715 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.

Le Marin (French pronunciation: ​[lə maʁɛ̃]) is a town and commune in the French overseas department of Martinique.

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In Le Marin there is Église du Marin, an old church built in 1766. It contains a marble altar and some figurettes worth seeing.

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