Roquevaire

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Roquevaire
L'Huveaune à Roquevaire-12.JPG
Coat o airms o Roquevaire
Coat o airms
Roquevaire is locatit in Fraunce
Roquevaire
Roquevaire
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Roquevaire is locatit in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Roquevaire
Roquevaire
Coordinates: 43°21′00″N 5°36′19″E / 43.35°N 5.6053°E / 43.35; 5.6053Coordinates: 43°21′00″N 5°36′19″E / 43.35°N 5.6053°E / 43.35; 5.6053
KintraFraunce
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepairtmentBouches-du-Rhône
ArrondissementMarseille
CantonRoquevaire
IntercommunalityPays d'Aubagne et de l'Etoile
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Mesnard
Area
1
23.83 km2 (9.20 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
8,429
 • Density350/km2 (920/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
13086 /13360
Diallin codes0491
Elevation134–732 m (440–2,402 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 ft)
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Roquevaire (Occitan: Ròcavaira) is a commune in the Huveaune glen atween Aubagne an Auriol in the Bouches-du-Rhône depairtment in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in soothren Fraunce. Its inhabitants are cried Roquevairois.

The communes o Lascours, Pont de l'etoile ad Pont de Joux are attached tae Roquevaire an aw. The main attraction is the organ in the St Vincent Kirk which is the lairgest organ in Fraunce. The toun featurs a internaitional organ festival in September.

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Historical population
YearPop.±%
17933,065—    
18002,711−11.5%
18062,813+3.8%
18212,842+1.0%
18313,218+13.2%
18363,120−3.0%
18413,143+0.7%
18463,130−0.4%
18513,180+1.6%
18563,175−0.2%
18613,465+9.1%
18663,635+4.9%
18723,499−3.7%
18763,558+1.7%
18813,350−5.8%
18863,436+2.6%
18913,115−9.3%
18963,012−3.3%
19012,973−1.3%
19063,110+4.6%
19112,969−4.5%
19212,600−12.4%
19262,645+1.7%
19312,613−1.2%
19362,608−0.2%
19462,521−3.3%
19543,080+22.2%
19623,408+10.6%
19683,854+13.1%
19755,042+30.8%
19825,619+11.4%
19907,061+25.7%
19997,853+11.2%
20088,429+7.3%

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