|Motto: "Copia et Concordia"|
|• Mayor||Mr. Navin Ramsoondur|
|• Deputy Mayor||Mr. Rajen Pillai Kanaksabee|
|• Total||54.2 km2 (20.9 sq mi)|
|• Rank||2nd in Mauritius|
|• Density||1,947.6/km2 (5,044/sq mi)|
|Time zone||MUT (UTC+4)|
Vacoas-Phoenix also known as French: Villes Jumelles (Twin Cities), is a town in Mauritius, located in the Plaines Wilhems District, the eastern part also lies in the Moka District. The town is administered by the Municipal Council of Vacoas-Phoenix. According to the estimates made by Statistics Mauritius in 2015, the population of the town was at 106,289.The town lies between Quatre Bornes and Curepipe.
The towns of Vacoas and Phoenix fused in 1963. Vacoas-Phoenix fully became a municipality in 1968.
For the general elections the town is classified as the No 15 constituency known as La Caverne and Phoenix and the No 16 Vacoas and Floreal constituency.
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- Camp Fouquereaux
- Cinq Arpents
- Glen Park
- La Caverne
- La Marie
- Quinze Cantons
Twin towns - Sister cities
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- Ministry of Finance & Economic Development (2016). "ANNUAL DIGEST OF STATISTICS 2015" (PDF). August. Government of Mauritius: 22. Retrieved 23 December 2016.
- Ministry of Local Government and Outer Islands. "Local Government Act 2011" (PDF). Government of Mauritius: 768–770. Retrieved 12 December 2012.
- "Municipales et villageoises : les 6 principaux changements" (in French). Le Defimedia. Retrieved 12 December 2012.
- "Annual Report 2012". Municipal Council of Vacoas-Phoenix. Retrieved 4 April 2015.
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