Châtillon-sur-Seine

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Châtillon-sur-Seine
Chatillon-sur-Seine Bourgogne.jpg
Coat of arms of Châtillon-sur-Seine
Coat of arms
Châtillon-sur-Seine is located in France
Châtillon-sur-Seine
Châtillon-sur-Seine
Coordinates: 47°52′12″N 4°34′22″E / 47.8701°N 4.5727°E / 47.8701; 4.5727Coordinates: 47°52′12″N 4°34′22″E / 47.8701°N 4.5727°E / 47.8701; 4.5727
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Côte-d'Or
Arrondissement Montbard
Canton Châtillon-sur-Seine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hubert Brigand
Area
 • Land1 33.15 km2 (12.80 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 5,719
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 21154 / 21400
Elevation 211–298 m (692–978 ft)
(avg. 225 m or 738 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.

Châtillon-sur-Seine is a commune of the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France. The Musée du Pays Châtillonnais is housed in old abbey of Notre-Dame de Châtillon, within the town, known for its collection of pre-Roman and Roman relics (especially the famous Vix Grave).

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 3,700 —    
1800 3,725 +0.7%
1806 3,900 +4.7%
1821 3,863 −0.9%
1831 4,175 +8.1%
1836 4,430 +6.1%
1841 4,614 +4.2%
1846 4,771 +3.4%
1851 5,061 +6.1%
1856 4,926 −2.7%
1861 4,836 −1.8%
1866 4,860 +0.5%
1872 4,797 −1.3%
1876 4,994 +4.1%
1881 5,265 +5.4%
1886 5,317 +1.0%
1891 5,127 −3.6%
1896 4,794 −6.5%
1901 4,807 +0.3%
1906 4,812 +0.1%
1911 4,698 −2.4%
1921 4,413 −6.1%
1926 4,642 +5.2%
1931 4,727 +1.8%
1936 4,849 +2.6%
1946 4,240 −12.6%
1954 4,609 +8.7%
1962 5,518 +19.7%
1968 6,264 +13.5%
1975 7,383 +17.9%
1982 7,561 +2.4%
1990 6,862 −9.2%
1999 6,269 −8.6%
2008 5,719 −8.8%
2010 5,564 −2.7%

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Châtillon-sur-Seine was the birthplace of:

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