Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes

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Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes
Coat of arms
Location of Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes
Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes is located in France
Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes
Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes
Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes
Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes
Coordinates: 44°14′47″N 4°53′13″E / 44.2464°N 4.8869°E / 44.2464; 4.8869Coordinates: 44°14′47″N 4°53′13″E / 44.2464°N 4.8869°E / 44.2464; 4.8869
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementCarpentras
CantonBollène
IntercommunalityAygues Ouvèze en Provence
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Max Ivan
Area
1
19.82 km2 (7.65 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
2,251
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84106 /84290
Elevation83–138 m (272–453 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes (Provençal: Santa Celha dei Vinhas) is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

Nearby cities are Orange and the smaller Bollène. It is also not far from the Mont Ventoux.

Maurice Trintignant, a motor racing driver and vintner, was born here on 30 October 1917.

The church of Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes

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