Joucas

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Joucas
Joucas is located in France
Joucas
Joucas
Coordinates: 43°55′36″N 5°15′10″E / 43.92666667°N 5.25277778°E / 43.92666667; 5.25277778Coordinates: 43°55′36″N 5°15′10″E / 43.92666667°N 5.25277778°E / 43.92666667; 5.25277778
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Gordes
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Lucien Aubert
Area1 8.29 km2 (3.20 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 317
 • Density 38.24/km2 (99.04/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84057 /84220
Elevation 178–447 m (584–1,467 ft)
(avg. 263 m or 863 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.

Joucas is a commune of 317 people (1999). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.