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Pierre-de-Bresse Kirche 2.jpg
Coat of arms of Pierre-de-Bresse
Coat of arms
Pierre-de-Bresse is located in France
Coordinates: 46°53′05″N 5°15′47″E / 46.8847°N 5.2631°E / 46.8847; 5.2631Coordinates: 46°53′05″N 5°15′47″E / 46.8847°N 5.2631°E / 46.8847; 5.2631
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Louhans
Canton Pierre-de-Bresse
Area1 28.06 km2 (10.83 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,029
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71351 / 71270
Elevation 177–214 m (581–702 ft)
(avg. 202 m or 663 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.

Pierre-de-Bresse is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France. It is known locally for its palace.


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