Saulnes

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Saulnes
St. John the Baptist's church
St. John the Baptist's church
Coat of arms of Saulnes
Coat of arms
Location of Saulnes
Saulnes is located in France
Saulnes
Saulnes
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
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeurthe-et-Moselle
ArrondissementBriey
CantonVillerupt
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération de Longwy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Adrien Zolfo
Area
1
4.0 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Population
(2005)2
2,358
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Urban
4,406
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
54493 /54650
Elevation275–398 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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