Pointe-Noire, Guadeloupe

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Pointe-Noire
The church of Our Lady of the Assumption, Pointe-Noire
The church of Our Lady of the Assumption, Pointe-Noire
Location of the commune (in red) within Guadeloupe
Location of the commune (in red) within Guadeloupe
Location of Pointe-Noire
Coordinates: 16°13′00″N 61°46′00″W / 16.2167°N 61.7667°W / 16.2167; -61.7667Coordinates: 16°13′00″N 61°46′00″W / 16.2167°N 61.7667°W / 16.2167; -61.7667
CountryFrance
Overseas region and departmentGuadeloupe
ArrondissementBasse-Terre
CantonSainte-Rose-1
Government
 • MayorFélix Desplan
Area
1
59.70 km2 (23.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2013)
6,716
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−04:00 (AST)
INSEE/Postal code
97121 /97116
Elevation0–775 m (0–2,543 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Pointe-Noire is a commune on Guadeloupe, a French overseas department in the Caribbean. It is located on the northwest coast of the island of Basse-Terre.

Education[edit]

Public preschools include:[1]

  • Ecole maternelle Baille-Argent
  • Ecole maternelle Bellevue Rosalie

Public primary schools include:[1]

  • Ecole primaire Baille-Argent
  • Ecole primaire Timoleon Berbain
  • Ecole primaire Renaud David
  • Ecole primaire Bardochan Faustin
  • Ecole primaire Guyonneau
  • Ecole primaire Annerose Maurice

Public junior high schools include:[2]

  • Collège Courbaril

Public senior high schools include:[2]

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