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Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Location of the commune (in red) within New Caledonia
Coordinates: 21°38′28″S 165°50′46″E / 21.6412°S 165.846°E / -21.6412; 165.846Coordinates: 21°38′28″S 165°50′46″E / 21.6412°S 165.846°E / -21.6412; 165.846
Country France
Sui generis collectivity New Caledonia
Province South Province
 • Mayor Antoine Nemebreux
Area1 106.4 km2 (41.1 sq mi)
Population (2014 census)2 584
 • Density 5.5/km2 (14/sq mi)
Ethnic distribution
 • 1996 census Kanaks 80.7%
Europeans 17.7%
Polynesians 0.4%
Other 1.2%
INSEE/Postal code 98828 /98880
Elevation 10–1,010 m (33–3,314 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Sarraméa is a commune in the South Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean.