Varennes-le-Grand

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Varennes-le-Grand
Commune
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Varennes-le-Grand is located in France
Varennes-le-Grand
Varennes-le-Grand
Location within Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region
Varennes-le-Grand is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Varennes-le-Grand
Varennes-le-Grand
Coordinates: 46°42′44″N 4°52′41″E / 46.7122°N 4.8781°E / 46.7122; 4.8781Coordinates: 46°42′44″N 4°52′41″E / 46.7122°N 4.8781°E / 46.7122; 4.8781
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentSaône-et-Loire
ArrondissementChalon-sur-Saône
CantonSaint-Rémy
Area119.08 km2 (7.37 sq mi)
Population (2006)22,297
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code71555 /71240
Elevation172–206 m (564–676 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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-le-Grand is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Grosne forms most of the commune's southeastern border. The Saône forms the commune's northeastern border.

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