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Saint-Blaise, Alpes-Maritimes

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Saint-Blaise, Alpes-Maritimes

The bell tower of the church
The bell tower of the church
Coat of arms of Saint-Blaise
Coat of arms
Saint-Blaise is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Levens
Intercommunality Nice-Côte d'Azur
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Fabre
Area1 8.04 km2 (3.10 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 936
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06117 / 06670
Elevation 88–808 m (289–2,651 ft)
(avg. 325 m or 1,066 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-Blaise is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes département in southeastern France.


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



Saint-Blaise 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-Jeannet and Tourrette-Levens.[1]

See also


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