Moindou

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Moindou
The Garden of the Future and the chapel of Moindou
The Garden of the Future and the chapel of Moindou
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of Moindou
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
CountryFrance
Sui generis collectivityNew Caledonia
ProvinceSouth Province
Government
 • MayorFrançois Burck
Area
1
321.9 km2 (124.3 sq mi)
Population
(2014 census)2
709
 • Density2.2/km2 (5.7/sq mi)
Ethnic distribution
 • 1996 censusKanaks 60.9%
Europeans 31.7%
Polynesians 3.7%
Other 3.7%
INSEE/Postal code
98816 /98819
Elevation0–1,098 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.