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Castillon, Alpes-Maritimes

Castillon
Commune
The Carrei viaduct, built in 1912, for the old tramway which connected Menton to Sospel and which ceased being used by trams in 1931
The Carrei 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
Flag
Coat of arms of Castillon
Coat of arms
Castillon is located in France
Castillon
Castillon
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
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; 7.47
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
CantonMenton
IntercommunalityRiviera française
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Rion
Area17.51 km2 (2.90 sq mi)
Population (2008)2342
 • Density46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code06036 /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. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Castillon (Occitan: Castilhon) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Population

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

See also

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