Apt, Vaucluse

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Apt
Vue sur Apt.JPG
Coat of arms of Apt
Coat of arms
Apt is located in France
Apt
Apt
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Apt is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Apt
Apt
Coordinates: 43°52′37″N 5°23′49″E / 43.876945°N 5.396945°E / 43.876945; 5.396945Coordinates: 43°52′37″N 5°23′49″E / 43.876945°N 5.396945°E / 43.876945; 5.396945
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementApt
CantonApt
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Armand Doucende
Area144.57 km2 (17.21 sq mi)
Population (2006)211,229
 • Density250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code84003 /84400
Elevation170–567 m (558–1,860 ft)
(avg. 253 m or 830 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.

Apt is a commune of 11,229 people (2006). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.