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Montpont-en-Bresse is located in France
Coordinates: 46°33′29″N 5°09′54″E / 46.5581°N 5.165°E / 46.5581; 5.165Coordinates: 46°33′29″N 5°09′54″E / 46.5581°N 5.165°E / 46.5581; 5.165
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Louhans
Canton Montpont-en-Bresse
Intercommunality Canton of Montpont-en-Bresse
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Puget
Area1 37.46 km2 (14.46 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,061
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71318 / 71470
Elevation 182–213 m (597–699 ft)
(avg. 198 m or 650 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.

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


The Sâne Morte forms the commune's south-eastern border. The Sâne Vive flows northwestward through the middle of the commune.

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