Orange, Vaucluse

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Orange

Orange theatre antique1.jpg
Roman amphitheatre in Orange
Coat of arms of Orange
Orange is located in France
Orange
Administration
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Avignon
Canton Orange-Est and Orange-Ouest
Mayor Jacques Bompard
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 24–127 m (79–417 ft)
(avg. 50 m/160 ft)
Land area1 74.2 km2 (28.6 sq mi)
Population2 30,025  (2007)
 - Density 405 /km2 (1,050 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84087/ 84100
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: 44°08′18″N 4°48′35″E / 44.1383°N 4.8097°E / 44.1383; 4.8097

Orange is a commune of 29,000 people (2005). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.