Mazan

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Mazan
Coat of arms of Mazan
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Carpentras
Canton Carpentras-Sud
Intercommunality Ventoux-Comtat Venaissin
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Georges Blum
Area1 37.92 km2 (14.64 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 5,557
 • Density 146.55/km2 (379.55/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84072 /84380
Elevation 111–450 m (364–1,476 ft)
(avg. 197 m or 646 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.

Mazan is a commune of 4,943 people (1999). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.