Charnay, Rhône

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Charnay
The church in Charnay
The church in Charnay
Coat of arms of Charnay
Coat of arms
Location of Charnay
Charnay is located in France
Charnay
Charnay
Charnay is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Charnay
Charnay
Coordinates: 45°53′29″N 4°40′09″E / 45.8914°N 4.6692°E / 45.8914; 4.6692Coordinates: 45°53′29″N 4°40′09″E / 45.8914°N 4.6692°E / 45.8914; 4.6692
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentRhône
ArrondissementVillefranche-sur-Saône
CantonLe Bois-d'Oingt
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes Beaujolais-Saône-Pierres-Dorées
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Laurent Dubuy
Area
1
7.06 km2 (2.73 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,085
 • Density150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
69047 /69380
Elevation206–446 m (676–1,463 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Charnay is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

The village is part of the Beaujolais wine region and is home to numerous wineries. It is also regionally famous for its authentic medieval village.

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See also[edit]

Communes of the Rhône department

References[edit]

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