Velleron

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Velleron
Velleron by JM Rosier.jpg
Coat of arms of Velleron
Coat of arms
Velleron is located in France
Velleron
Velleron
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Velleron is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Velleron
Velleron
Coordinates: 43°57′30″N 5°01′49″E / 43.9583333333°N 5.03027777778°E / 43.9583333333; 5.03027777778Coordinates: 43°57′30″N 5°01′49″E / 43.9583333333°N 5.03027777778°E / 43.9583333333; 5.03027777778
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementCarpentras
CantonPernes-les-Fontaines
IntercommunalityGrand Avignon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Ponce
Area116.39 km2 (6.33 sq mi)
Population (1999)22,829
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code84142 /84740
Elevation40–246 m (131–807 ft)
(avg. 263 m or 863 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.

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