Rustrel

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Rustrel
Château de Rustrel, which houses the town hall
Château de Rustrel, which houses the town hall
Rustrel is located in France
Rustrel
Rustrel
Coordinates: 43°55′31″N 5°29′09″E / 43.9253°N 5.4858°E / 43.9253; 5.4858Coordinates: 43°55′31″N 5°29′09″E / 43.9253°N 5.4858°E / 43.9253; 5.4858
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Apt
Intercommunality pays d'Apt
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Pierre Rimele
Area1 28.26 km2 (10.91 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 672
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84103 / 84400
Elevation 279–1,073 m (915–3,520 ft)
(avg. 422 m or 1,385 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.

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

Sights[edit]

This village is famous for its ochre, which many people come to visit in the French Colorado.

Panoramic of the French Colorado.
Panoramic of the French Colorado.

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