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The royal forge of La Chaussade
The royal forge of La Chaussade
Coat of arms of Guérigny
Coat of arms
Guérigny is located in France
Coordinates: 47°05′19″N 3°11′43″E / 47.0886°N 3.1953°E / 47.0886; 3.1953Coordinates: 47°05′19″N 3°11′43″E / 47.0886°N 3.1953°E / 47.0886; 3.1953
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Nièvre
Arrondissement Nevers
Canton Guérigny
Intercommunality Bertranges à la Nièvre
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Pierre Château
Area1 7.29 km2 (2.81 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 2,577
 • Density 350/km2 (920/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 58131 /58130
Elevation 192–291 m (630–955 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.

Guérigny is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.


At the 1999 census, the population was 2474. On 1 January 2012, the estimate was 2577.

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