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Saint-Jeannet, Alpes-Maritimes

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Saint-Jeannet, Alpes-Maritimes

The old village of Saint-Jeannet
The old village of Saint-Jeannet
Coat of arms of Saint-Jeannet
Coat of arms
Saint-Jeannet is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Vence
Intercommunality Nice-Côte d'Azur
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Sempéré
Area1 14.58 km2 (5.63 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,656
 • Density 250/km2 (650/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06122 / 06640
Elevation 39–934 m (128–3,064 ft)
(avg. 400 m or 1,300 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.

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


  • Population 1
  • Tourism 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4



Saint-Jeannet 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, Falicon, La Gaude, La Roquette, Levens, Saint-Blaise and Tourrette-Levens.[1]

See also


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