Brandon, Saône-et-Loire

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Brandon is located in France
Coordinates: 46°22′09″N 4°34′06″E / 46.3692°N 4.5683°E / 46.3692; 4.5683Coordinates: 46°22′09″N 4°34′06″E / 46.3692°N 4.5683°E / 46.3692; 4.5683
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Mâcon
Canton La Chapelle-de-Guinchay
Intercommunality Matour et sa région
Area1 10.14 km2 (3.92 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 283
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71055 /71520
Elevation 272–570 m (892–1,870 ft)
(avg. 286 m or 938 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.

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


The Grosne forms part of the commune's southern border, then flows northeast through the middle of the commune.

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