Rougiers

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Rougiers
The village seen from Castrum Saint Jean
The village seen from Castrum Saint Jean
Coat of arms of Rougiers
Coat of arms
Rougiers is located in France
Rougiers
Rougiers
Coordinates: 43°23′32″N 5°51′03″E / 43.3923°N 5.8509°E / 43.3923; 5.8509Coordinates: 43°23′32″N 5°51′03″E / 43.3923°N 5.8509°E / 43.3923; 5.8509
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Brignoles
Canton Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume
Intercommunality Sainte-Baume Mont-Aurélien
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Bleinc
Area1 20.53 km2 (7.93 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,336
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 83110 / 83170
Elevation 309–741 m (1,014–2,431 ft)
(avg. 320 m or 1,050 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.

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

It was the site of influential medieval excavations by the French archaeologist Gabrielle Démians d'Archimbaud.

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