Puget

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For people named Puget, see Puget (surname).
Puget
Street in Puget
Street in Puget
Coat of arms of Puget
Coat of arms
Puget is located in France
Puget
Puget
Coordinates: 43°45′21″N 5°16′11″E / 43.7558°N 5.2697°E / 43.7558; 5.2697Coordinates: 43°45′21″N 5°16′11″E / 43.7558°N 5.2697°E / 43.7558; 5.2697
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Cadenet
Intercommunality Portes du Luberon
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Pierre Gregoire
Area1 17.9 km2 (6.9 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 663
 • Density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84093 / 84360
Elevation 123–703 m (404–2,306 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

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

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The troubadour Bertran del Pojet hailed from Pojet, the Occitan name of modern Puget.

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