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Nice
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Motto(s): 
Nicæa civitas.
Nice is locatit in Fraunce
Nice
Nice
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Nice is locatit in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Nice
Nice
Coordinates: 43°42′12″N 7°15′59″E / 43.7034°N 7.2663°E / 43.7034; 7.2663Coordinates: 43°42′12″N 7°15′59″E / 43.7034°N 7.2663°E / 43.7034; 7.2663
KintraFraunce
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepairtmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
IntercommunalityNice-Côte d'Azur
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–14) Christian Estrosi
Area
1
71.92 km2 (27.77 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
344,875
 • Rank5t in Fraunce
 • Density4,800/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
 • Urban
 (2010)
955,000
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Nice (/[unsupported input]ˈns/, French pronunciation: ​[nis]; Niçard Occitan: Niça [classical norm] or Nissa [nanstaundart], Italian: Nizza or Nizza Marittima, Greek: Νίκαια, Latin: Nicaea) is the fift maist muckle ceety in Fraunce, efter Paris, Marseille, Lyon an Toulouse, wi a population o 348,721 athin its admeenistrative limits on a land aurie o 71.92 km2 (28 sq mi). The urban aurie o Nice extends ayont the admeenistrative ceety limits wi a population o mair than 955,000[1] on an aurie o 721 km2 (278 sq mi). Locatit on the sooth east coast o Fraunce on the Mediterranean Sea, Nice is the seicont-lairgest French ceety on the Mediterranean coast efter Marseille.

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  • Public Domain This airticle incorporates text frae a publication nou in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "article name needed". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.
  •  This airticle incorporates text frae a publication nou in the public domainHerbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Nice" . Catholic Encyclopedie. Robert Appleton Company.

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