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

Vinon-sur-Verdon
The agricultural cooperative in Vinon-sur-Verdon
The agricultural cooperative in Vinon-sur-Verdon
Coat of arms of Vinon-sur-Verdon
Coat of arms
Location of Vinon-sur-Verdon
Vinon-sur-Verdon is located in France
Vinon-sur-Verdon
Vinon-sur-Verdon
Vinon-sur-Verdon is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Vinon-sur-Verdon
Vinon-sur-Verdon
Coordinates: 43°43′32″N 5°48′45″E / 43.7256°N 5.8125°E / 43.7256; 5.8125Coordinates: 43°43′32″N 5°48′45″E / 43.7256°N 5.8125°E / 43.7256; 5.8125
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVar
ArrondissementBrignoles
CantonSaint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume
Government
 • Mayor (2014;2020) Claude Cheilan
Area
1
36 km2 (14 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,312
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
83150 /83560
Elevation254–450 m (833–1,476 ft)
(avg. 285 m or 935 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It is on the left bank of the River Verdon near the Gorge de Verdon.

Its airfield (ICAO Airport Code LFNF) is a popular location for the sport of gliding and was the location for the 2006 World Gliding Championships

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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