Cap-d'Ail

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Cap-d'Ail
Commune
A general view of Cap-d'Ail
A general view of Cap-d'Ail
Coat of arms of Cap-d'Ail
Coat of arms
Cap-d'Ail is located in France
Cap-d'Ail
Cap-d'Ail
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Cap-d'Ail is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Cap-d'Ail
Cap-d'Ail
Coordinates: 43°43′19″N 7°24′23″E / 43.7219°N 7.4064°E / 43.7219; 7.4064Coordinates: 43°43′19″N 7°24′23″E / 43.7219°N 7.4064°E / 43.7219; 7.4064
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
CantonBeausoleil
IntercommunalityMétropole Nice Côte d'Azur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Xavier Beck
Area12.04 km2 (0.79 sq mi)
Population (2008)24,997
 • Density2,400/km2 (6,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code06032 /06320
Elevation0–540 m (0–1,772 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.

Cap-d'Ail (French pronunciation: ​[kap daj]), Italian: Capodaglio or Capo d'Aglio, Occitan: Caup d'Alh) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

It borders the district of La Colle in the Principality of Monaco.

Modern Cap d'Ail is a modern seaside resort with a lively shopping district on the Basse Corniche and quiet, fashionable residential quarters. Many people who work in Monaco live here. Plage la Mala is prized by many day trippers from Monaco and Nice.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19684,200—    
19754,282+2.0%
19824,402+2.8%
19904,859+10.4%
19994,532−6.7%
20084,997+10.3%

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