is the second-largest commune
in the French overseas département
. It is located on the extreme west side of the island of Réunion. In the 1999 census
, Saint-Paul had a population of 87,712. It reached 100,000 in November 2006
. The commune has a land area of 241.28 km² (93.159 sq mi).
Until 1999, near Saint Paul there was the 428 metres tall mast OMEGA Chabrier transmitter.