Puget-Théniers

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Puget-Théniers
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Puget-Théniers
Coat of arms
Location of Puget-Théniers
Puget-Théniers is located in France
Puget-Théniers
Puget-Théniers
Puget-Théniers is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Puget-Théniers
Puget-Théniers
Coordinates: 43°57′25″N 6°53′39″E / 43.9569°N 6.8942°E / 43.9569; 6.8942Coordinates: 43°57′25″N 6°53′39″E / 43.9569°N 6.8942°E / 43.9569; 6.8942
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
CantonVence
IntercommunalityVallées d'Azur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Velay
Area
1
21.45 km2 (8.28 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,965
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06099 /06260
Elevation353–1,436 m (1,158–4,711 ft)
(avg. 409 m or 1,342 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Puget-Théniers (Italian: Poggetto Tenieri) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

It is situated on in the valley of the Var.

History[edit]

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

Personalities[edit]

It is the birthplace of Auguste Blanqui, Jean-Pierre Papon and Aimé Teisseire.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793800—    
1800914+14.3%
18061,011+10.6%
18221,053+4.2%
18381,168+10.9%
18481,195+2.3%
18581,077−9.9%
18611,304+21.1%
18661,289−1.2%
18721,222−5.2%
18761,403+14.8%
18811,426+1.6%
18861,215−14.8%
18911,571+29.3%
18961,224−22.1%
19011,337+9.2%
19061,383+3.4%
19111,166−15.7%
19211,252+7.4%
19261,261+0.7%
19311,279+1.4%
19361,271−0.6%
19461,105−13.1%
19541,089−1.4%
19621,415+29.9%
19681,488+5.2%
19751,438−3.4%
19821,446+0.6%
19901,703+17.8%
19991,533−10.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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