Viens

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Viens
18th century farmhouse in Provence near the village of Viens
18th century farmhouse in Provence near the village of Viens
Viens is located in France
Viens
Viens
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Viens is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Viens
Viens
Coordinates: 43°53′46″N 5°34′03″E / 43.8961111111°N 5.5675°E / 43.8961111111; 5.5675Coordinates: 43°53′46″N 5°34′03″E / 43.8961111111°N 5.5675°E / 43.8961111111; 5.5675
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Apt
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Pierre Peyron
Area1 34.59 km2 (13.36 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 491
 • Density 14/km2 (37/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84144 /84750
Elevation 332–784 m (1,089–2,572 ft)
(avg. 610 m or 2,000 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.

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