Baulne

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Baulne
The town hall of Baulme
The town hall of Baulme
Coat of arms of Baulne
Coat of arms
Baulne is located in France
Baulne
Baulne
Coordinates: 48°29′32″N 2°21′35″E / 48.4923°N 2.3596°E / 48.4923; 2.3596Coordinates: 48°29′32″N 2°21′35″E / 48.4923°N 2.3596°E / 48.4923; 2.3596
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Essonne
Arrondissement Étampes
Canton La Ferté-Alais
Intercommunality Val d'Essonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Bernard
Area1 8.17 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,375
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 91047 / 91590
Elevation 49–144 m (161–472 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.

Baulne is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France. Inhabitants of Baulne are known as Baulnois.

Origin of the village name[edit]

The origin of the name Baulne is not well known. It was created under the same name as it is today.

Geographical situation[edit]

It is 52km south of Paris Notre Dame, point zero from roads of France, 17 kilometers south east of Évry, 16 kilometers north east of Étampes, 1 kilometer north of La Ferté-Alais, 13 kilometers south east of Arpajon, 13 kilometers north west of Milly-la-Forêt,16 kilometers south east of Corbeil-Essonnes, 18 kilometers south east of Montlhéry, 26 kilometers south east of Palaiseau, 26 kilometers east of Dourdan. It is 107 kilometers away from its homonym Baulne-en-Brie in the department of Aisne.

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