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Title: Falicon  
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Subject: Duranus, Castagniers, La Roquette-sur-Siagne, Saint-Blaise, Alpes-Maritimes, Saint-Jeannet, Alpes-Maritimes
Collection: Communes of Alpes-Maritimes
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The church in Falicon
The church in Falicon
Coat of arms of Falicon
Coat of arms
Falicon is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Nice-13
Intercommunality Nice-Côte d'Azur
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gisèle Kruppert
Area1 5.17 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,926
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06060 / 06950
Elevation 103–581 m (338–1,906 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

Falicon is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.


  • Population 1
  • Tourism 2
  • Twin towns — Sister cities 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5



Falicon is one of thirteen villages grouped together by the Communauté d'agglomération de Nice-Côte d'Azur tourist department as the Route des Villages Perchés (Route of Perched Villages). The others are: Aspremont, Castagniers, Coaraze, Colomars, Duranus, Èze, La Gaude, La Roquette, Levens, Saint-Blaise, Saint-Jeannet and Tourrette-Levens.[1]

Twin towns — Sister cities

Falicon is twinned with:

See also


  1. ^ Booklet The route of perched villages, Communaute Nice Côte d'Azur, 2007
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