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Varennes-Saint-Sauveur is located in France
Coordinates: 46°28′59″N 5°14′38″E / 46.4831°N 5.2439°E / 46.4831; 5.2439Coordinates: 46°28′59″N 5°14′38″E / 46.4831°N 5.2439°E / 46.4831; 5.2439
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Louhans
Canton Cuiseaux
Area1 30.16 km2 (11.64 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,166
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71558 /71480
Elevation 182–219 m (597–719 ft)
(avg. 213 m or 699 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.

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


The Sevron flows northward through the middle of the commune, then flows into the Solnan, which forms part of the commune's north-eastern border. The Sâne Morte forms most of the commune's western border.

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