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This article is about a département in France. For the sweet cake or biscuit, see Jumbals.
Jambles (Saône-et-Loire, Fr) église.JPG
Jambles is located in France
Coordinates: 46°46′29″N 4°41′40″E / 46.7747°N 4.6944°E / 46.7747; 4.6944Coordinates: 46°46′29″N 4°41′40″E / 46.7747°N 4.6944°E / 46.7747; 4.6944
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Chalon-sur-Saône
Canton Givry
Intercommunality Le grand Chalon
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Annick Giraudet
Area1 8.25 km2 (3.19 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 511
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71241 /71640
Elevation 234–495 m (768–1,624 ft)
(avg. 270 m or 890 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.

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

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