Monieux

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Monieux
Coat of arms of Monieux
Coat of arms
Monieux is located in France
Monieux
Monieux
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Monieux is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Monieux
Monieux
Coordinates: 44°04′05″N 5°21′35″E / 44.0680555556°N 5.35972222222°E / 44.0680555556; 5.35972222222Coordinates: 44°04′05″N 5°21′35″E / 44.0680555556°N 5.35972222222°E / 44.0680555556; 5.35972222222
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementCarpentras
CantonSault
IntercommunalityPays de Sault (Vaucluse)
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Gabert
Area147.12 km2 (18.19 sq mi)
Population (1999)2250
 • Density5.3/km2 (14/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code84079 /84390
Elevation439–1,022 m (1,440–3,353 ft)
(avg. 700 m or 2,300 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.

Monieux is a commune of 250 people (1999). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.