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Old city gate in Monteux
Old city gate in Monteux
Monteux is located in France
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Monteux is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Coordinates: 44°02′10″N 4°59′49″E / 44.0361°N 4.997°E / 44.0361; 4.997Coordinates: 44°02′10″N 4°59′49″E / 44.0361°N 4.997°E / 44.0361; 4.997
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Carpentras
Canton Carpentras-Sud
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Les Sorgues du Comtat
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christian Gros
Area1 39.02 km2 (15.07 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 9,564
 • Density 250/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84080 /84170
Elevation 26–80 m (85–262 ft)
(avg. 42 m or 138 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.

Monteux is a commune of 9,564 people (1999). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.