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Vence
View of Vence. In the background, the Mediterranean Sea.
View of Vence. In the background, the Mediterranean Sea.
Flag of Vence
Flag
Coat of arms of Vence
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Vence
Intercommunality Nice-Côte d'Azur
Area1 39.23 km2 (15.15 sq mi)
Population (2012) 19,241
 • Density 490.47/km2 (1,270.30/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Vefgvv nçois
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
INSEE/Postal code 06157 /06140
Elevation 40–1,033 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.

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.

  • Pictures of Vence Cathedral: [1], [2]
  • French language Wikipedia Article about Henri Calet
  • French language Wikipedia Article about Émile Delavenay


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