Sare

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Sare
Skyline of Sare
Sare is located in France
Sare
Sare
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Sare is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Sare
Sare
Coordinates: 43°18′49″N 1°34′45″W / 43.3136°N 1.5792°W / 43.3136; -1.5792Coordinates: 43°18′49″N 1°34′45″W / 43.3136°N 1.5792°W / 43.3136; -1.5792
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentPyrénées-Atlantiques
ArrondissementBayonne
CantonEspelette
IntercommunalitySud Pays Basque
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean Aniotzbehere
Area
1
51.34 km2 (19.82 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)2
2,314
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
64504 /64310
Elevation27–881 m (89–2,890 ft)
(avg. 77 m or 253 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.

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.