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Coursegoules is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Coursegoules
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Arziari
Area1 40.98 km2 (15.82 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 455
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06050 / 06140
Elevation 640–1,700 m (2,100–5,580 ft)
(avg. 1,020 m or 3,350 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.

Coursegoules is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France. Its inhabitants are called the Coursegoulois.


In 2010, the commune had 473 inhabitants. The historical population is available from censuses conducted there since 1793. Starting in the twenty-first century, the actual census of municipalities with fewer than 10,000 inhabitants are held every five years, unlike larger municipalities that have a sample survey each year.

Celebrity Links

End of day above Coursegoules

The singer Camille, in her album Ilo Veyou (2012), dedicated her song Le Berger to Coursegoules.

See also



External links

  • (French) Official site
  • (French) Coursegoules on the Quid site
  • (French) Neighboring communes
  • (French) Coursegoules on a map of France
  • (English) Coursegoules on Mapquest
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