Beuil

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Beuil
Commune
A general view of the village, from above
A general view of the village, from above
Coat of arms of Beuil
Coat of arms
Beuil is located in France
Beuil
Beuil
Coordinates: 44°05′45″N 6°59′18″E / 44.0958°N 6.9883°E / 44.0958; 6.9883Coordinates: 44°05′45″N 6°59′18″E / 44.0958°N 6.9883°E / 44.0958; 6.9883
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Vence
Intercommunality Alpes d'Azur
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Stéphane Simonini
Area1 75.65 km2 (29.21 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 516
 • Density 6.8/km2 (18/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Beuillois
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 06016 /06470
Elevation 1,040–2,815 m (3,412–9,236 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.

Beuil (Italian: Boglio, Occitan: Buelh) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

Beuil is a village located in the Maritime Alps, 78 km (48 mi) away from Nice. It is the gateway to the Mercantour National Park. A stop-off in the Red-rocked Gorges of the Cians and Daluis.

The commune is traversed by the Raton River.

Arms[edit]

Blason ville fr Beuil 06.svg

The blazon of the arms is as follows:

Or, a star with sixteen rays Gules.

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