Pernes-les-Fontaines

Pernes-les-Fontaines (French pronunciation: ​[pɛʁn le fɔ̃tɛn]; officially Pernes until 1936; Occitan: Pèrnas dei Fònts or simply Pèrnas) is a commune in the southeastern French department of Vaucluse. In 2019, it had a population of 10,170. Its inhabitants are called Pernois and Pernoises.

Pernes-les-Fontaines
Pèrnas dei Fònts  (Occitan)
A view of Pernes-les-Fontaines
A view of Pernes-les-Fontaines
Coat of arms of Pernes-les-Fontaines
Location of Pernes-les-Fontaines
Pernes-les-Fontaines is located in France
Pernes-les-Fontaines
Pernes-les-Fontaines
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 / 43.9986°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
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVaucluse
ArrondissementCarpentras
CantonPernes-les-Fontaines
IntercommunalityLes Sorgues du Comtat
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Didier Carle
Area
1
51.12 km2 (19.74 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
10,170
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (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.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 5,560—    
1975 6,088+1.30%
1982 6,961+1.93%
1990 8,304+2.23%
1999 10,170+2.28%
2007 10,506+0.41%
2012 10,429−0.15%
2017 9,620−1.60%
Source: INSEE[2]

People related to Pernes-les-FontainesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  2. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE