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Motto: Nicæa civitas.

Harbour of Nice (FR-06000).jpg
View of the city and the port of Nice
Flag of Nice
Coat of arms of Nice
Flag of the County of Nice Coat of arms of the County of Nice
Nice is located in France
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Nice
Intercommunality Nice-Côte d'Azur
Mayor Christian Estrosi
Land area1 71.92 km2 (27.77 sq mi)
Population2 344,875  (2008)
 - Ranking 5th in France
 - Density 4,795/km2 (12,420/sq mi)
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°42′12″N 7°15′59″E / 43.7034°N 7.2663°E / 43.7034; 7.2663

Nice is a city in southern France that can be found on the Mediterranean coast. It is a commune in the French department of Alpes-Maritimes. It has over 1,100,000 people living in the city as of the year 2007. It has many nice beaches, ha.

Old Nice

There is a part of Nice, the "Old Nice" (in French : le Vieux Nice), where we can find several things, as Fenocchio (a popular ice-cream maker). This is a popular place, where people like going to.


Sister City

Nice is twinned with:

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