Cavaillon

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Cavaillon
Colline St-Jacques overlooks Cavaillon
Colline St-Jacques overlooks Cavaillon
Cavaillon is located in France
Cavaillon
Cavaillon
Coordinates: 43°50′15″N 5°02′17″E / 43.8375°N 5.03805555556°E / 43.8375; 5.03805555556Coordinates: 43°50′15″N 5°02′17″E / 43.8375°N 5.03805555556°E / 43.8375; 5.03805555556
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Cavaillon
(chief town)
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Provence Luberon Durance
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Bouchet
Area1 45.96 km2 (17.75 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 24,563
 • Density 534.44/km2 (1,384.20/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84035 /84300
Elevation 49–200 m (161–656 ft)
(avg. 75 m or 246 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.

Cavaillon is a commune of 24,563 people (1999). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.