Saint Michel Church
|Intercommunality||Ventoux Comtat Venaissin|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Dominique Bodon|
|Area1||45.33 km2 (17.50 sq mi)|
|• Density||61/km2 (160/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||84069 / 84340|
|Elevation||238–1,132 m (781–3,714 ft)
(avg. 365 m or 1,198 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.
The village itself dates from the tenth century. It features Medieval, Gallic and Roman structures (even prehistoric vestiges). The best views are on top of the Calvère located in the middle of the older part of town.
There is an outside market every Wednesday morning. Local merchants sell olives, salamis, potteries, handicrafts, clothes, etc. Malaucène has several restaurants, cafés, and wineries. Several places exhibit local artists, especially painters.
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