Vence

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Vence
View of Vence. In the background, the Mediterranean Sea.
View of Vence. In the background, the Mediterranean Sea.
Coat of arms of Vence
Coat of arms
Vence is located in France
Vence
Vence
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Vence is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Vence
Vence
Coordinates: 43°43′25″N 7°06′51″E / 43.7236°N 7.1142°E / 43.7236; 7.1142Coordinates: 43°43′25″N 7°06′51″E / 43.7236°N 7.1142°E / 43.7236; 7.1142
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementGrasse
CantonVence
IntercommunalityNice-Côte d'Azur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Régis Lebigre (PR)
Area
1
39.23 km2 (15.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)2
19,241
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Vefgvv nçois
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06157 /06140
Elevation40–1,033 m (131–3,389 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.

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.

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