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For the stringed musical instrument, see bandol (instrument). For the village in Iran, see Bandol, Iran.
Viaduct in Bandol
Viaduct in Bandol
Coat of arms of Bandol
Coat of arms
Bandol is located in France
Coordinates: 43°08′00″N 5°45′00″E / 43.1333°N 5.75°E / 43.1333; 5.75Coordinates: 43°08′00″N 5°45′00″E / 43.1333°N 5.75°E / 43.1333; 5.75
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Toulon
Canton Ollioules
 • Mayor Christian Palix
Area1 8.58 km2 (3.31 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 8,765
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 83009 / 83150
Elevation 0–221 m (0–725 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.

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

In 2013, English rugby star Jonny Wilkinson and his girlfriend Shelley Jenkins were married at the town hall of Bandol by the mayor, Christian Palix.[1]

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