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Varenne-Saint-Germain is located in France
Coordinates: 46°25′47″N 4°01′34″E / 46.4297°N 4.0261°E / 46.4297; 4.0261Coordinates: 46°25′47″N 4°01′34″E / 46.4297°N 4.0261°E / 46.4297; 4.0261
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton Digoin
Area1 15.62 km2 (6.03 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 648
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71557 /71600
Elevation 227–278 m (745–912 ft)
(avg. 240 m or 790 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.

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


The Arconce flows north-northwest through the middle of the commune, then flows into the Loire, which forms parts of the commune's western border.

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