Vedène (French pronunciation: ​[vədɛn]; Occitan: Vedena) is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. It is a northeastern suburb of Avignon, crossed by the A7 autoroute.

Vedène
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Vedène
Location of Vedène
Vedène is located in France
Vedène
Vedène
Vedène is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Vedène
Vedène
Coordinates: 43°58′42″N 4°54′14″E / 43.9783°N 4.9039°E / 43.9783; 4.9039Coordinates: 43°58′42″N 4°54′14″E / 43.9783°N 4.9039°E / 43.9783; 4.9039
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementAvignon
CantonLe Pontet
IntercommunalityCA Grand Avignon
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Joël Guin[1]
Area
1
11.18 km2 (4.32 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
11,383
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84141 /84270
Elevation23–117 m (75–384 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 3,329—    
1975 4,388+4.02%
1982 5,588+3.51%
1990 6,675+2.25%
1999 8,673+2.95%
2007 9,805+1.55%
2012 10,640+1.65%
2017 11,259+1.14%
Source: INSEE[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires" (in French). data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises. 13 September 2022.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE