|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Remy Virtel|
|Area1||38.20 km2 (14.75 sq mi)|
|• Density||19/km2 (48/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||89283 / 89560|
|Elevation||226–371 m (741–1,217 ft)
(avg. 314 m or 1,030 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.
Ouanne is a commune in the Yonne department in Burgundy in north-central France. Ouanne is also the name of an 84 km (52 mi) long river, taking its source in the vicinity, a right tributary of the Loing.
Existed at the time Gallo-Roman under the name of Odouna or Oduna. A Roman way carried out in Auxerre. The ancient station of Ouanne is known according to a marble fragment from the 3rd century preserved at the museum of Autun. The marble indicates the distances on the Roman way of Auxerre to Entrains-sur-Nohain. This way saw passing the armies of Pippin the Younger.
The river Ouanne has its source in the commune.
|Since 1962: Population without duplicates|
Inhabitants are known as Ouannais.
Places and monuments
- Notre-Dame Church, blazing style, (15th-16th centuries), entirely arched.
- Source de l'Ouanne, close to the laundrette builds in 1867.
- Castle of the Mines, (16th century).
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