Malay, Saône-et-Loire

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Malay is located in France
Coordinates: 46°34′02″N 4°40′57″E / 46.5672°N 4.6825°E / 46.5672; 4.6825Coordinates: 46°34′02″N 4°40′57″E / 46.5672°N 4.6825°E / 46.5672; 4.6825
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Mâcon
Canton Cluny
Intercommunality Entre Grosne et Guye
 • Mayor (2008–2012) Daniel Pichancourt
Area1 12.14 km2 (4.69 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 255
 • Density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71272 /71460
Elevation 194–320 m (636–1,050 ft)
(avg. 216 m or 709 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.

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


The Grosne flows northwest through the southwestern part of the commune, then forms its northwestern border. The Guye, a tributary of the Grosne, forms part of the commune's southwestern border.

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