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Opio, Alpes-Maritimes

Opio is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Le Bar-sur-Loup
Intercommunality Sophia Antipolis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Occelli (PR)
Area1 9.47 km2 (3.66 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,123
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06089 / 06650
Elevation 154–361 m (505–1,184 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.

Opio is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France situated near Grasse.


  • Population 1
  • Personalities 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5



Coluche died in Opio at the age of 41, when his motorcycle crashed into a truck.

See also



External links

  • Official web site of Opio Village
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