Monaco Country in Europe information and photo #Monaco – Monaco flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Monaco is an independent microstate on France’s Mediterranean coastline known for its glitzy casinos, yacht-lined harbor and prestigious Grand Prix motor race, which runs through Monaco’s streets once a year. Monte Carlo, its major district, has an elegant belle epoque casino complex, ornate opera house and luxe hotels, boutiques, nightclubs and French and Italian restaurants.
Area: 499 acres
King: Albert II, Prince of Monaco
Population: 37,831 (2013) World Bank
GDP per capita: 163,025.86 USD (2011) World Bank
Official language: French