Valréas

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Valréas
View of Valréas
View of Valréas
Valréas is located in France
Valréas
Valréas
Coordinates: 44°23′06″N 4°59′28″E / 44.385°N 4.99111111111°E / 44.385; 4.99111111111Coordinates: 44°23′06″N 4°59′28″E / 44.385°N 4.99111111111°E / 44.385; 4.99111111111
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Avignon
Canton Valréas
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Enclave des Papes
Government
 • Mayor (2004–2008) Nadège Savajols
Area1 57.97 km2 (22.38 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 9,431
 • Density 162.688/km2 (421.36/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 138 /84600
Elevation 158–530 m (518–1,739 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 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.

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