Le Tignet

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Le Tignet
Commune
A view of the village of Le Tignet from a property on the path of Léouvière
A view of the village of Le Tignet from a property on the path of Léouvière
Coat of arms of Le Tignet
Coat of arms
Le Tignet is located in France
Le Tignet
Le Tignet
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Le Tignet is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Le Tignet
Le Tignet
Coordinates: 43°38′29″N 6°50′47″E / 43.6414°N 6.8464°E / 43.6414; 6.8464Coordinates: 43°38′29″N 6°50′47″E / 43.6414°N 6.8464°E / 43.6414; 6.8464
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Grasse-1
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Dominique Begard
Area1 11.26 km2 (4.35 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,099
 • Density 280/km2 (710/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 06140 /06530
Elevation 30–600 m (98–1,969 ft)
(avg. 325 m or 1,066 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.

Le Tignet is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of south-eastern France.

The inhabitants of the commune are known as Tignétans.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962267—    
1968397+48.7%
1975643+62.0%
19821,123+74.7%
19901,945+73.2%
19992,763+42.1%
20083,099+12.2%

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