Sainte-Pexine

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Sainte-Pexine
Chaligny Manor
Chaligny Manor
Sainte-Pexine is located in France
Sainte-Pexine
Sainte-Pexine
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
Government
 • 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.

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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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