Saulnes

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Saulnes
St. John the Baptist's church
St. John the Baptist's church
Coat of arms of Saulnes
Coat of arms
Saulnes is located in France
Saulnes
Saulnes
Coordinates: 49°32′00″N 5°49′36″E / 49.5333°N 5.8267°E / 49.5333; 5.8267Coordinates: 49°32′00″N 5°49′36″E / 49.5333°N 5.8267°E / 49.5333; 5.8267
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Briey
Canton Herserange
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'agglomération de Longwy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Adrien Zolfo
Area1 4.0 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Population (2005)2 2,358
 • Density 590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Urban 4,406
INSEE/Postal code 54493 / 54650
Elevation 275–398 m (902–1,306 ft)
(avg. 288 m or 945 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.

Saulnes (Luxembourgish: Zounen/Zongen) is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France.

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