Époisses

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Époisses
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Époisses
Coat of arms
Location of Époisses
Époisses is located in France
Époisses
Époisses
Époisses is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Époisses
Époisses
Coordinates: 47°30′28″N 4°10′28″E / 47.5078°N 4.1744°E / 47.5078; 4.1744Coordinates: 47°30′28″N 4°10′28″E / 47.5078°N 4.1744°E / 47.5078; 4.1744
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentCôte-d'Or
ArrondissementMontbard
CantonSemur-en-Auxois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Chastang
Area
1
21.72 km2 (8.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
803
 • Density37/km2 (96/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
21247 /21460
Elevation233–321 m (764–1,053 ft)
(avg. 266 m or 873 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Époisses is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France, located around halfway between Dijon and Auxerre.

The village is known for its native cheese, Époisses de Bourgogne, a pungent unpasteurized cows-milk cheese.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962619—    
1968696+12.4%
1975702+0.9%
1982820+16.8%
1990794−3.2%
1999721−9.2%
2008802+11.2%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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