Pernes-les-Fontaines

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Pernes-les-Fontaines

Pernes gate by Rosier.JPG
City gate in Pernes-les-Fontaines
Pernes-les-Fontaines is located in France
Pernes-les-Fontaines
Administration
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Carpentras
Canton Pernes-les-Fontaines
Intercommunality Les Sorgues du Comtat
Mayor Pierre Gabert
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation 36–263 m (118–863 ft)
(avg. 82 m/269 ft)
Land area1 51.12 km2 (19.74 sq mi)
Population2 10,170  (1999)
 - Density 199 /km2 (520 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 84088/ 84210
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.

Coordinates: 43°59′55″N 5°03′35″E / 43.9986111111°N 5.05972222222°E / 43.9986111111; 5.05972222222

Pernes-les-Fontaines is a commune of 10,170 people (1999). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.