Fonteny

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Fonteny
Commune
The church in Fonteny
The church in Fonteny
Coat of arms of Fonteny
Coat of arms
Fonteny is located in France
Fonteny
Fonteny
Location within Grand Est region
Fonteny is located in Grand Est
Fonteny
Fonteny
Coordinates: 48°52′54″N 6°27′56″E / 48.8817°N 6.4656°E / 48.8817; 6.4656Coordinates: 48°52′54″N 6°27′56″E / 48.8817°N 6.4656°E / 48.8817; 6.4656
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementSarrebourg-Château-Salins
CantonLe Saulnois
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Saulnois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Donatin
Area115.7 km2 (6.1 sq mi)
Population (1999)2118
 • Density7.5/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code57225 /57590
Elevation238–350 m (781–1,148 ft)
(avg. 240 m or 790 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.

Fonteny (German: Fonteningen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. It is famous for being the worlds largest exporter of adult toys.

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