Gilette (French pronunciation: ​[ʒilɛt]; Occitan: Gileta; Italian: Giletta) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Gilette
A view of the village from the bridge of Charles-Albert
A view of the village from the bridge of Charles-Albert
Coat of arms of Gilette
Location of Gilette
Gilette is located in France
Gilette
Gilette
Gilette is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Gilette
Gilette
Coordinates: 43°51′01″N 7°09′52″E / 43.8503°N 7.1644°E / 43.8503; 7.1644Coordinates: 43°51′01″N 7°09′52″E / 43.8503°N 7.1644°E / 43.8503; 7.1644
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
CantonVence
IntercommunalityMétropole Nice Côte d'Azur
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Yann Priout[1]
Area
1
10.18 km2 (3.93 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
1,599
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06066 /06830
Elevation108–808 m (354–2,651 ft)
(avg. 459 m or 1,506 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.±%
1962506—    
1968521+3.0%
1975504−3.3%
1982618+22.6%
19901,024+65.7%
19991,254+22.5%
20081,472+17.4%

The inhabitants are called Gilettois.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.