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Vitry-en-Charollais is located in France
Coordinates: 46°27′19″N 4°03′32″E / 46.4553°N 4.0589°E / 46.4553; 4.0589Coordinates: 46°27′19″N 4°03′32″E / 46.4553°N 4.0589°E / 46.4553; 4.0589
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton Paray-le-Monial
Area1 21.24 km2 (8.20 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,119
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 71588 /71600
Elevation 229–277 m (751–909 ft)
(avg. 260 m or 850 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.

Vitry-en-Charollais is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.


The Bourbince forms the commune's northeastern and northern borders.

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