Sare

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Sare

Sare Village.jpg
Sare is located in France
Sare
Administration
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Bayonne
Canton Espelette
Intercommunality Sud Pays Basque
Mayor Jean Aniotzbehere
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation 27–881 m (89–2,890 ft)
(avg. 77 m/253 ft)
Land area1 51.34 km2 (19.82 sq mi)
Population2 2,314  (2006)
 - Density 45 /km2 (120 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 64504/ 64310
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°18′49″N 1°34′45″W / 43.3136°N 1.5792°W / 43.3136; -1.5792

Sare is a commune of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques département in the southwestern part of France.

It is about 15 km (9.3 mi) to the east of Saint-Jean-de-Luz and the Atlantic Ocean. It is in the western foothills of the Pyrenees.