Venasque

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Venasque
View of Venasque
View of Venasque
Coat of arms of Venasque
Coat of arms
Venasque is located in France
Venasque
Venasque
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Venasque is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Venasque
Venasque
Coordinates: 43°59′49″N 5°08′50″E / 43.99694444°N 5.14722222°E / 43.99694444; 5.14722222Coordinates: 43°59′49″N 5°08′50″E / 43.99694444°N 5.14722222°E / 43.99694444; 5.14722222
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementCarpentras
CantonPernes-les-Fontaines
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gaby Bezert
Area
1
35.01 km2 (13.52 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
966
 • Density28/km2 (71/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84143 /84210
Elevation137–639 m (449–2,096 ft)
(avg. 310 m or 1,020 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.

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