Renève

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Renève
Renève is located in France
Renève
Renève
Coordinates: 47°24′15″N 5°24′23″E / 47.4042°N 5.4064°E / 47.4042; 5.4064Coordinates: 47°24′15″N 5°24′23″E / 47.4042°N 5.4064°E / 47.4042; 5.4064
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Côte-d'Or
Arrondissement Dijon
Canton Mirebeau-sur-Bèze
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Grey
Area1 14.4 km2 (5.6 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 437
 • Density 30/km2 (79/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 21522 / 21310
Elevation 196–241 m (643–791 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

Renève is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

The town was the site of Queen Brunhilda of Austrasia's torture and execution in 613, the aged monarch being racked for three days, and then torn apart by horses.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 299 —    
1968 341 +14.0%
1975 377 +10.6%
1982 389 +3.2%
1990 406 +4.4%
1999 414 +2.0%
2008 437 +5.6%

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