Roquesteron

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Roquesteron
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Coat of arms of Roquesteron
Coat of arms
Roquesteron is located in France
Roquesteron
Roquesteron
Coordinates: 43°52′29″N 7°00′19″E / 43.8747°N 7.0053°E / 43.8747; 7.0053Coordinates: 43°52′29″N 7°00′19″E / 43.8747°N 7.0053°E / 43.8747; 7.0053
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Canton Roquesteron
Intercommunality Vallée de l'Estéron
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Roumagnac
Area1 6.47 km2 (2.50 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 539
 • Density 83.31/km2 (215.8/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Roquestéronnais
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 06106 /06910
Elevation 270–1,040 m (890–3,410 ft)
(avg. 340 m or 1,120 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.

Roquesteron is a commune. It is found in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the south of France.