Falicon

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Falicon
Falicon 01.JPG
Coat of arms of Falicon
Coat of arms
Falicon is located in France
Falicon
Falicon
Coordinates: 43°45′00″N 7°16′49″E / 43.75°N 7.2803°E / 43.75; 7.2803Coordinates: 43°45′00″N 7°16′49″E / 43.75°N 7.2803°E / 43.75; 7.2803
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Nice-13
Intercommunality Nice-Côte d'Azur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gisèle Kruppert
Area1 5.17 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,926
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06060 / 06950
Elevation 103–581 m (338–1,906 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Falicon is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 605 —    
1968 715 +18.2%
1975 877 +22.7%
1982 1,065 +21.4%
1990 1,498 +40.7%
1999 1,644 +9.7%
2008 1,926 +17.2%

Tourism[edit]

Falicon is one of thirteen villages grouped together by the Communauté d'agglomération de Nice-Côte d'Azur tourist department as the Route des Villages Perchés (Route of Perched Villages). The others are: Aspremont, Castagniers, Coaraze, Colomars, Duranus, Èze, La Gaude, La Roquette, Levens, Saint-Blaise, Saint-Jeannet and Tourrette-Levens.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Booklet The route of perched villages, Communaute Nice Côte d'Azur, 2007