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Coordinates: 43°59′55″N 5°03′35″E / 43.9986°N 5.0597°E / 43.9986; 5.0597Coordinates: 43°59′55″N 5°03′35″E / 43.9986°N 5.0597°E / 43.9986; 5.0597
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Vaucluse
Arrondissement Carpentras
Canton Pernes-les-Fontaines
Intercommunality Les Sorgues du Comtat
  Mayor (20012008) Pierre Gabert
Area1 51.12 km2 (19.74 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 10,607
  Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 84088 / 84210
Elevation 36–263 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 in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

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