Sainte-Croix, Saône-et-Loire

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Sainte-Croix
Sainte-Croix is located in France
Sainte-Croix
Sainte-Croix
Coordinates: 46°34′21″N 5°14′49″E / 46.5725°N 5.2469°E / 46.5725; 5.2469Coordinates: 46°34′21″N 5°14′49″E / 46.5725°N 5.2469°E / 46.5725; 5.2469
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Louhans
Canton Montpont-en-Bresse
Area
 • Land1 20.87 km2 (8.06 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 552
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (69/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71401 / 71470
Elevation 177–210 m (581–689 ft)
(avg. 185 m or 607 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-Croix is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.

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The Solnan forms most of the commune's eastern border. The Sâne Morte forms part of the commune's southern border, flows northwestward through the commune, then forms most of its north-western border.

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