Châteauneuf-Grasse

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Châteauneuf-Grasse
The clock tower of the church of Saint-Martin in Châteauneuf-Grasse
The clock tower of the church of Saint-Martin in Châteauneuf-Grasse
Coat of arms of Châteauneuf-Grasse
Coat of arms
Location of Châteauneuf-Grasse
Châteauneuf-Grasse is located in France
Châteauneuf-Grasse
Châteauneuf-Grasse
Châteauneuf-Grasse is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Châteauneuf-Grasse
Châteauneuf-Grasse
Coordinates: 43°40′33″N 6°58′32″E / 43.6758°N 6.9756°E / 43.6758; 6.9756Coordinates: 43°40′33″N 6°58′32″E / 43.6758°N 6.9756°E / 43.6758; 6.9756
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementGrasse
CantonValbonne
IntercommunalityCA Sophia Antipolis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Maurin (PR)
Area
1
8.95 km2 (3.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,424
 • Density380/km2 (990/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06038 /06740
Elevation197–662 m (646–2,172 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Châteauneuf-Grasse (alternative names are Châteauneuf de Grasse or simply Châteauneuf, known in Occitan as Castèunòu de Grassa) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Châteauneuf is situated on the French Riviera, just over 4 km from Grasse and 21 km (13 mi) from Cannes and borders the villages of Plascassier and Opio. Châteauneuf extends across 895 hectares and has a population of just over 3,000 inhabitants. It is divided into two districts: Pré-du-Lac, where most of the commerce is found, and Le Vignal.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19822,128—    
19902,806+31.9%
19992,968+5.8%
20083,160+6.5%
20163,364+6.5%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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