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Subject: Isola, Valdieri, Principal passes of the Alps, Vinadio, Castiglione di Garfagnana
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Isola, Alpes-Maritimes

The town hall of Isola
The town hall of Isola
Coat of arms of Isola
Coat of arms
Isola is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée
Intercommunality Stations du Mercantour
 • 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)
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 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.


  • Population 1
  • International relations 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4


International relations

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

See also


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