Mondragon, Vaucluse

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Mondragon
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Castle of Mondragon
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Location of Mondragon
Mondragon, Vaucluse
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Mondragon
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Mondragon
Coordinates: 44°14′21″N4°42′49″E / 44.2392°N 4.7136°E / 44.2392; 4.7136 Coordinates: 44°14′21″N4°42′49″E / 44.2392°N 4.7136°E / 44.2392; 4.7136
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Carpentras
Canton Bollène
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Christian Peyron
Area
1
40.65 km2 (15.70 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018) [1]
3,754
  Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84078 /84430
Elevation34–217 m (112–712 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

It is known primarily for the large Donzère-Mondragon Dam across the river Rhône named for it and the town of Donzère.

It was once part of the Comtat Venaissin, an exclave of the Papal States. The coat of arms depicts a globus cruciger.

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.