Puget-Théniers

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

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
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Pierre Corporandy[1]
Area
1
21.45 km2 (8.28 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
1,860
 • Density87/km2 (220/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.

GeographyEdit

It is situated on in the valley of the Var.

HistoryEdit

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

PersonalitiesEdit

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

PopulationEdit

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%
YearPop.±%
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 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 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.

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