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Pertuis 2 by JM Rosier.jpg
Coat of arms of Pertuis
Coat of arms
Pertuis is located in France
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Pertuis is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Coordinates: 43°41′42″N 5°30′13″E / 43.695°N 5.5036°E / 43.695; 5.5036Coordinates: 43°41′42″N 5°30′13″E / 43.695°N 5.5036°E / 43.695; 5.5036
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Apt
Canton Pertuis
Intercommunality Pays d'Aix
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Pellenc
Area1 66.23 km2 (25.57 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 18,906
 • Density 290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84089 /84120
Elevation 171–472 m (561–1,549 ft)
(avg. 246 m or 807 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.

Pertuis is a commune of 18,906 people (2006). It is in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the Vaucluse department in the south of France.

Twin towns – Sister cities[change | change source]

Pertuis is twinned with: