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L'Hôpital-le-Mercier is located in France
Coordinates: 46°23′34″N 4°00′56″E / 46.3928°N 4.0156°E / 46.3928; 4.0156Coordinates: 46°23′34″N 4°00′56″E / 46.3928°N 4.0156°E / 46.3928; 4.0156
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton Paray-le-Monial
Area1 16.47 km2 (6.36 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 295
 • Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71233 / 71600
Elevation 229–256 m (751–840 ft)
(avg. 241 m or 791 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.

L'Hôpital-le-Mercier (French pronunciation: ​[lopital lə mɛʁsje]) is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.


The Arconce forms most of the commune's eastern border and the Loire parts of its western border.

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