Pernes-les-Fontaines

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Pernes-les-Fontaines
City gate in Pernes-les-Fontaines
City gate in Pernes-les-Fontaines
Coat of arms of Pernes-les-Fontaines
Coat of arms
Pernes-les-Fontaines is located in France
Pernes-les-Fontaines
Pernes-les-Fontaines
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Pernes-les-Fontaines is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Pernes-les-Fontaines
Pernes-les-Fontaines
Coordinates: 43°59′55″N 5°03′35″E / 43.9986111111°N 5.05972222222°E / 43.9986111111; 5.05972222222Coordinates: 43°59′55″N 5°03′35″E / 43.9986111111°N 5.05972222222°E / 43.9986111111; 5.05972222222
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementCarpentras
CantonPernes-les-Fontaines
IntercommunalityLes Sorgues du Comtat
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Pierre Gabert
Area
1
51.12 km2 (19.74 sq mi)
Population
 (1999)2
10,170
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
84088 /84210
Elevation36–263 m (118–863 ft)
(avg. 82 m or 269 ft)
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.

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.