Vaison-la-Romaine

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Vaison-la-Romaine
Skyline of Vaison-la-Romaine
Coat of arms of Vaison-la-Romaine
Coat of arms
Vaison-la-Romaine is located in France
Vaison-la-Romaine
Vaison-la-Romaine
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Vaison-la-Romaine is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Vaison-la-Romaine
Vaison-la-Romaine
Coordinates: 44°14′32″N 5°04′21″E / 44.242248°N 5.072422°E / 44.242248; 5.072422Coordinates: 44°14′32″N 5°04′21″E / 44.242248°N 5.072422°E / 44.242248; 5.072422
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementCarpentras
CantonVaison-la-Romaine
(chief town)
IntercommunalityCommunauté de Communes Pays Voconces
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Pierre Meffre
Area
1
26.99 km2 (10.42 sq mi)
Population
 (1999)2
5,904
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84137 /84110
Elevation156–493 m (512–1,617 ft)
(avg. 204 m or 669 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.

Vaison-la-Romaine is a commune. It is found in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.