Saint-Paul-de-Vence

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Saint-Paul

St-Paul-de-Vence (Lunon).jpg
Saint-Paul is located in France
Saint-Paul
Administration
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Cagnes-sur-Mer-Ouest
Intercommunality Sophia Antipolis
Mayor René Buron
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 39–355 m (128–1,165 ft)
(avg. 180 m/590 ft)
Land area1 7.26 km2 (2.80 sq mi)
Population2 3,477  (2008)
 - Density 479 /km2 (1,240 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 06128/ 06570
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.

Coordinates: 43°41′50″N 7°07′23″E / 43.6972°N 7.1231°E / 43.6972; 7.1231

Saint-Paul-de-Vence is a commune. It is found in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the south of France. It is one of the oldest medieval towns on the French Riviera. It is well known for its modern and contemporary art museums and galleries such as Fondation Maeght.