Roquevaire

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Roquevaire
Skyline of Roquevaire
Coat of arms of Roquevaire
Coat of arms
Roquevaire is located in France
Roquevaire
Roquevaire
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Roquevaire is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Roquevaire
Roquevaire
Coordinates: 43°21′00″N 5°36′19″E / 43.35°N 5.6053°E / 43.35; 5.6053Coordinates: 43°21′00″N 5°36′19″E / 43.35°N 5.6053°E / 43.35; 5.6053
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentBouches-du-Rhône
ArrondissementMarseille
CantonRoquevaire
IntercommunalityPays d'Aubagne et de l'Etoile
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Mesnard
Area
1
23.83 km2 (9.20 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
8,429
 • Density350/km2 (920/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
13086 /13360
Dialling codes0491
Elevation134–732 m (440–2,402 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 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.

Roquevaire is a commune of 8,299 people (2005). It is found in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in the south of France.