Castillon, Alpes-Maritimes

Castillon (French: [kastijɔ̃] (listen); Occitan: Castilhon; Italian: Castiglione) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Castillon
The Carei viaduct, built in 1912, for the old tramway which connected Menton to Sospel and which ceased being used by trams in 1931
The Carei viaduct, built in 1912, for the old tramway which connected Menton to Sospel and which ceased being used by trams in 1931
Flag of Castillon
Coat of arms of Castillon
Location of Castillon
Castillon is located in France
Castillon
Castillon
Castillon is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Castillon
Castillon
Coordinates: 43°50′N 7°28′E / 43.83°N 7.47°E / 43.83; 7.47Coordinates: 43°50′N 7°28′E / 43.83°N 7.47°E / 43.83; 7.47
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
CantonMenton
IntercommunalityRiviera française
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Olivier Chantreau
Area
1
7.51 km2 (2.90 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
400
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06036 /06500
Elevation275–1,289 m (902–4,229 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
198279—    
1990187+136.7%
1999282+50.8%
2008342+21.3%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.