Jonquières, Vaucluse

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Jonquières
Commune
View of the village of Jonquières
View of the village of Jonquières
Coat of arms of Jonquières
Coat of arms
Jonquières is located in France
Jonquières
Jonquières
Coordinates: 44°06′58″N 4°53′59″E / 44.1161°N 4.8997°E / 44.1161; 4.8997Coordinates: 44°06′58″N 4°53′59″E / 44.1161°N 4.8997°E / 44.1161; 4.8997
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Carpentras
Canton Sorgues
Intercommunality Pays de Rhône et Ouvèze
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Louis Biscarrat
Area1 23.87 km2 (9.22 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 4,331
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84056 /84150
Elevation 46–85 m (151–279 ft)
(avg. 56 m or 184 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.

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

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