Poisson, Saône-et-Loire

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Poisson is located in France
Coordinates: 46°23′10″N 4°07′46″E / 46.3861°N 4.1294°E / 46.3861; 4.1294Coordinates: 46°23′10″N 4°07′46″E / 46.3861°N 4.1294°E / 46.3861; 4.1294
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton Paray-le-Monial
Area1 35.48 km2 (13.70 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 597
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71354 /71600
Elevation 250–366 m (820–1,201 ft)
(avg. 310 m or 1,020 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.

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


The Arconce flows southwestward through the south-eastern part of the commune and forms part of its southern border.

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