Gueugnon

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Gueugnon
Coat of arms of Gueugnon
Coat of arms
Gueugnon is located in France
Gueugnon
Gueugnon
Coordinates: 46°36′07″N 4°03′42″E / 46.6019°N 4.0617°E / 46.6019; 4.0617Coordinates: 46°36′07″N 4°03′42″E / 46.6019°N 4.0617°E / 46.6019; 4.0617
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton Gueugnon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Lotte
Area
 • Land1 28.51 km2 (11.01 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 8,218
 • Population2 density 290/km2 (750/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71230 / 71130
Elevation 233–352 m (764–1,155 ft)
(avg. 243 m or 797 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.

Gueugnon is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.


Economy[edit]

The primary industry in the town is a steel plant run by Aperam.

Twin towns[edit]

Gueugnon is a twin town of Otterberg, Germany.

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