Sains-lès-Pernes

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Sains-lès-Pernes
Commune
The road into of Sains-lès-Pernes
The road into of Sains-lès-Pernes
Coat of arms of Sains-lès-Pernes
Coat of arms
Sains-lès-Pernes is located in France
Sains-lès-Pernes
Sains-lès-Pernes
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Sains-lès-Pernes is located in Hauts-de-France
Sains-lès-Pernes
Sains-lès-Pernes
Coordinates: 50°28′42″N 2°21′26″E / 50.4783°N 2.3572°E / 50.4783; 2.3572Coordinates: 50°28′42″N 2°21′26″E / 50.4783°N 2.3572°E / 50.4783; 2.3572
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
Intercommunality CC Ternois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Hermant
Area1 4.2 km2 (1.6 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 252
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62740 /62550
Elevation 111–186 m (364–610 ft)
(avg. 165 m or 541 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.

Sains-lès-Pernes is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Sains-lès-Pernes is at the junction of the D70 and D71 roads, some 27 miles (43 km) northwest of Arras, close to the town of Pernes. It is the source of the river Clarence, at a place known as "Le Buich".

Population[edit]

Historical population of Sains-lès-Pernes
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population247271262250221209252
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Berthe, dating from the sixteenth century.

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