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Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Blanzy
Coat of arms
Blanzy is located in France
Coordinates: 46°42′17″N 4°23′28″E / 46.7047°N 4.3911°E / 46.7047; 4.3911Coordinates: 46°42′17″N 4°23′28″E / 46.7047°N 4.3911°E / 46.7047; 4.3911
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Autun
Canton Montcenis
Intercommunality Creusot-Montceau
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Guy Emorine
Area1 39.95 km2 (15.42 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 7,078
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71040 / 71450
Elevation 277–399 m (909–1,309 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.

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


The Bourbince forms part of the commune's northeastern border, then flows southwest through the middle of the commune.

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