Bollène

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Bollène
Entrance of Bollène. The 2nd sign shows the town name in Provençal. The 3rd one its town twinning.
Entrance of Bollène. The 2nd sign shows the town name in Provençal. The 3rd one its town twinning.
Bollène is located in France
Bollène
Bollène
Coordinates: 44°16′52″N 4°44′58″E / 44.2811111111°N 4.74944444444°E / 44.2811111111; 4.74944444444Coordinates: 44°16′52″N 4°44′58″E / 44.2811111111°N 4.74944444444°E / 44.2811111111; 4.74944444444
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Avignon
Canton Bollène
Intercommunality Rhône-Lez-Provence
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Claude Bompard
Area1 54.03 km2 (20.86 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 13,835
 • Density 256.06/km2 (663.20/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84019 /84500
Elevation 42–312 m (138–1,024 ft)
(avg. 55 m or 180 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.

Bollène is a commune of 13,835 people (2006). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.