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Chaligny Manor
Chaligny Manor
Sainte-Pexine is located in France
Coordinates: 46°33′43″N 1°08′17″W / 46.5619°N 1.1381°W / 46.5619; -1.1381Coordinates: 46°33′43″N 1°08′17″W / 46.5619°N 1.1381°W / 46.5619; -1.1381
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement La Roche-sur-Yon
Canton Mareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais
Intercommunality Pays mareuillais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) James Gandrieau
Area1 15.76 km2 (6.08 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 234
 • Density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 85261 /85320
Elevation 7–68 m (23–223 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.

Sainte-Pexine is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.


The river Lay flows southwestward through the northern part of the commune and forms part of its western border; the river Smagne, a tributary of the Lay, forms most of the commune's southern border.

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