Robion

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This article is about Robion in Vaucluse, in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region. It is not to be confused with the village of the same name which has become part of Castellane in the département of Alpes de Haute Provence, also in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.
Robion
Robion's square
Robion's square
Coat of arms of Robion
Coat of arms
Robion is located in France
Robion
Robion
Coordinates: 43°50′42″N 5°06′48″E / 43.845°N 5.1133°E / 43.845; 5.1133Coordinates: 43°50′42″N 5°06′48″E / 43.845°N 5.1133°E / 43.845; 5.1133
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Cavaillon
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Patrick Sintès
Area1 17.07 km2 (6.59 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,027
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84099 / 84440
Website http://www.robion.fr

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.


Robion is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. The new part of the village runs along the D2 road, and the old part of the village is clustered at the foot of the Luberon mountain.

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The Calavon, locally called Coulon, flows westward through the middle of the commune.

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