Le Cannet

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Le Cannet
Commune
Cannes, seen from Victoria Avenue in Le Cannet
Cannes, seen from Victoria Avenue in Le Cannet
Coat of arms of Le Cannet
Coat of arms
Le Cannet is located in France
Le Cannet
Le Cannet
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Le Cannet is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Le Cannet
Le Cannet
Coordinates: 43°34′37″N 7°01′10″E / 43.5769°N 7.0194°E / 43.5769; 7.0194Coordinates: 43°34′37″N 7°01′10″E / 43.5769°N 7.0194°E / 43.5769; 7.0194
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Cannes-1 and Le Cannet
Intercommunality CA Cannes Pays de Lérins
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michèle Tabarot
Area1 7.71 km2 (2.98 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 43,115
 • Density 5,600/km2 (14,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 06030 /06110
Elevation 12–285 m (39–935 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.

Le Cannet (Occitan: Lo Canet) is a commune of the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Administration[edit]

Le Cannet was part of Cannes until 1778, when it was made a separate commune.

Location[edit]

Le Cannet is located on the north of Cannes, on the French Riviera. The two cities form a single urban area.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,189—    
18001,289+8.4%
18061,229−4.7%
18211,433+16.6%
18311,480+3.3%
18361,532+3.5%
18411,546+0.9%
18461,480−4.3%
18511,591+7.5%
18561,596+0.3%
18611,676+5.0%
18661,762+5.1%
18721,722−2.3%
18761,738+0.9%
18812,563+47.5%
18862,552−0.4%
18912,572+0.8%
18962,593+0.8%
19013,097+19.4%
19063,642+17.6%
19114,166+14.4%
19213,883−6.8%
19266,244+60.8%
193110,016+60.4%
193610,056+0.4%
194610,299+2.4%
195411,601+12.6%
196215,499+33.6%
196823,231+49.9%
197533,892+45.9%
198237,411+10.4%
199041,842+11.8%
199941,940+0.2%
200840,940−2.4%

Personalities[edit]

Le Cannet was the birthplace of:

It was the home of:

It is the home of:

Twin towns[edit]

Le Cannet is twinned with:

See also[edit]

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