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.
Coat of arms of Bollène
Coat of arms
Bollène is located in France
Bollène
Bollène
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Bollène is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
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
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementAvignon
CantonBollène
IntercommunalityRhône-Lez-Provence
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Claude Bompard
Area
1
54.03 km2 (20.86 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
13,835
 • Density260/km2 (660/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84019 /84500
Elevation42–312 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.