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Marina of Papeete and city centre
|Overseas collectivity||French Polynesia|
|17.4 km2 (6.7 sq mi)|
|• Urban||299.5 km2 (115.6 sq mi)|
(August 2017 census)
|• Density||1,547/km2 (4,008/sq mi)|
|• Urban density||456.66/km2 (1,182.76/sq mi)|
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
Papeete is the capital city of French Polynesia, an overseas collectivity of the French Republic. The commune is located on the north-west of the island of Tahiti in the Pacific Ocean. As of 2017, there were 26,926 people living there.
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Immeuble Dexter, the head office of Air Tahiti Nui
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