How Big Is France In Square Miles?


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Lucy Burroughs Profile
Lucy Burroughs answered
France covers a total area of approximately 674, 843 square kilometers, or 260, 558 square miles. It ranks 40th among the countries of the world in terms of its total area, and is approximately 80% of the size of Texas.

About France France is a country in western Europe, which shares its land borders with Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Andorra and Spain.

Its capital city is Paris - a place known for its fashion, romance, wine and historical attractions - including the Eiffel Tower.

The language spoken in France is French, and the official religion of the country is Roman Catholic.

Places of Interest in France
  • Eiffel Tower - the tallest structure in Paris, and France's most iconic landmark.
  • Louvre Museum  - the most-visited art museum in the world.
  • Palace of Versailles - this royal castle was the centre of political power during the reign of Louis XIV, and is known for its beautiful architecture and gardens.
  • Arc de Triomphe - after the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe is one of the most famous monuments in Paris.
  • Mont Saint-Michel - a rocky island just off the coast of Normandy, le Mont Saint-Michel (or Saint Michael's Mount) is visited by many for the beautiful abbey that is built there.
Muddassar Memon Profile
Muddassar Memon answered
France (formally known as the French Republic) is basically a nation whose metropolitan territory is situated in Western Europe and consists of many different overseas islands and regions which are based in other continents.

Metropolitan France expands from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. The census report stated that the total area of this region was 260,558 square miles.

The total population of this country as of the year 2007 was estimated to be 64,102,140, with an average population density of 293 per square mile.

The current prime minister of France is Dominique de Villepin, and Paris is the capital of France.