Isola, Alpes-Maritimes

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The town hall of Isola
The town hall of Isola
Coat of arms of Isola
Coat of arms
Isola is located in France
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Isola is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Coordinates: 44°11′11″N 7°03′10″E / 44.1864°N 7.0528°E / 44.1864; 7.0528Coordinates: 44°11′11″N 7°03′10″E / 44.1864°N 7.0528°E / 44.1864; 7.0528
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Tourrette-Levens
Intercommunality Métropole Nice Côte d'Azur
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Bogini
Area1 97.98 km2 (37.83 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 689
 • Density 7.0/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 06073 /06420
Elevation 719–2,930 m (2,359–9,613 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.

Isola (Occitan: Lieusola) is a commune of the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

The Alpine ski resort of Isola 2000 is located on the territory of the commune.


Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1982 539 —    
1990 576 +6.9%
1999 526 −8.7%
2008 689 +31.0%

International relations[edit]

Since April 2010, Isola has been officially twinned with Castiglione di Garfagnana.

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