Bollène

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Bollène
Bouleno
Entrance of Bollène. The second sign shows the town name in Provençal. The third one its twin town.
Entrance of Bollène. The second sign shows the town name in Provençal. The third one its twin town.
Bollène is located in France
Bollène
Bollène
Coordinates: 44°16′52″N 4°44′58″E / 44.2811°N 4.7494°E / 44.2811; 4.7494Coordinates: 44°16′52″N 4°44′58″E / 44.2811°N 4.7494°E / 44.2811; 4.7494
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Avignon
Canton Bollène
Intercommunality Rhône-Lez-Provence
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Claude Bompard
Area
 • Land1 54.03 km2 (20.86 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 14,148
 • Population2 density 260/km2 (680/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84019 / 84500
Elevation 42–312 m (138–1,024 ft)
(avg. 55 m or 180 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.

Bollène (Provençal: Bouleno) is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

Twin towns[edit]

Bollène is twinned with L'Alcúdia, Spain, since 1994.

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