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

Le Cannet
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
Location of Le Cannet
Le Cannet is located in France
Le Cannet
Le Cannet
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
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementGrasse
CantonCannes-1 and Le Cannet
IntercommunalityCA Cannes Pays de Lérins
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michèle Tabarot
Area
1
7.71 km2 (2.98 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
42,056
 • Density5,500/km2 (14,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06030 /06110
Elevation12–285 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.

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AdministrationEdit

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

LocationEdit

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

PopulationEdit

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%

PersonalitiesEdit

Le Cannet was the birthplace of:

It was the home of:

It is the home of:

Twin townsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

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