Fontenoy, Yonne

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Fontenoy is located in France
Coordinates: 47°38′59″N 3°18′28″E / 47.6497°N 3.3078°E / 47.6497; 3.3078Coordinates: 47°38′59″N 3°18′28″E / 47.6497°N 3.3078°E / 47.6497; 3.3078
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Yonne
Arrondissement Auxerre
Canton Vincelles
Area1 15.90 km2 (6.14 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 327
 • Density 21/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 89179 /89520
Elevation 213–307 m (699–1,007 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.

Fontenoy is a commune in the Yonne department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in north-central France. It is noted as the site of the Battle of Fontenoy (841).

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