Mazan

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For the places in Iran, see Mazan, Iran.
Mazan
Coat of arms of Mazan
Coat of arms
Mazan is located in France
Mazan
Mazan
Coordinates: 44°03′27″N 5°07′44″E / 44.0575°N 5.1289°E / 44.0575; 5.1289Coordinates: 44°03′27″N 5°07′44″E / 44.0575°N 5.1289°E / 44.0575; 5.1289
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Carpentras
Canton Carpentras-Sud
Intercommunality Ventoux-Comtat Venaissin
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Georges Blum
Area
 • Land1 37.92 km2 (14.64 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 5,557
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84072 / 84380
Elevation 111–450 m (364–1,476 ft)
(avg. 197 m or 646 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.

Mazan (Occitan: Masan) is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

Mazan is one of the chateaux of the de Sade family. Today this chateau is a luxury hotel.[1]

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