Le Pontet, Vaucluse

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Le Pontet
Le Pontet is located in France
Le Pontet
Le Pontet
Coordinates: 43°57′54″N 4°51′38″E / 43.965°N 4.8606°E / 43.965; 4.8606Coordinates: 43°57′54″N 4°51′38″E / 43.965°N 4.8606°E / 43.965; 4.8606
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Avignon
Canton Avignon-Nord
Intercommunality Grand Avignon
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Cortade
 • Land1 10.77 km2 (4.16 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 17,604
 • Population2 density 1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84092 / 84130
Elevation 16–30 m (52–98 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.

Le Pontet is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

It is the most populous suburb of the city of Avignon, and lies adjacent to the north side of the city.


Le Pontet is the home of Championnat de France Amateurs club, US Le Pontet.

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