Saulnes

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Saulnes
Commune
St. John the Baptist's church
St. John the Baptist's church
Coat of arms of Saulnes
Coat of arms
Saulnes is located in France
Saulnes
Saulnes
Location within Grand Est region
Saulnes is located in Grand Est
Saulnes
Saulnes
Coordinates: 49°32′00″N 5°49′36″E / 49.5333°N 5.8267°E / 49.5333; 5.8267Coordinates: 49°32′00″N 5°49′36″E / 49.5333°N 5.8267°E / 49.5333; 5.8267
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Briey
Canton Villerupt
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de Longwy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Adrien Zolfo
Area1 4.0 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Population (2005)2 2,358
 • Density 590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Urban 4,406
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 54493 /54650
Elevation 275–398 m (902–1,306 ft)
(avg. 288 m or 945 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.

Saulnes (Luxembourgish: Zounen/Zongen) is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France.

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