Guillaumes

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Guillaumes
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Coat of arms of Guillaumes
Coat of arms
Guillaumes is located in France
Guillaumes
Guillaumes
Coordinates: 44°05′29″N 6°51′15″E / 44.0914°N 6.8542°E / 44.0914; 6.8542Coordinates: 44°05′29″N 6°51′15″E / 44.0914°N 6.8542°E / 44.0914; 6.8542
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Guillaumes
Intercommunality Cians Var
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul David
Area
 • Land1 87.02 km2 (33.60 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 694
 • Population2 density 8.0/km2 (21/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06071 / 06470
Elevation 679–2,582 m (2,228–8,471 ft)
(avg. 792 m or 2,598 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.

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

It was part of the historic County of Nice until 1860 as Guglielmi.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated along the river Var, and at the beginning of the Gorges de Daluis.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 562 —    
1968 594 +5.7%
1975 558 −6.1%
1982 546 −2.2%
1990 533 −2.4%
1999 589 +10.5%
2008 694 +17.8%

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