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Sainte-Croix, Saône-et-Loire

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Title: Sainte-Croix, Saône-et-Loire  
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Subject: Communes of the Saône-et-Loire department, Sainte-Croix, Arrondissement of Louhans, Waldeck Rochet, Solnan, Sâne Morte
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Sainte-Croix, Saône-et-Loire


Coordinates: 46°34′21″N 5°14′49″E / 46.5725°N 5.2469°E / 46.5725; 5.2469Coordinates: 46°34′21″N 5°14′49″E / 46.5725°N 5.2469°E / 46.5725; 5.2469

Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Louhans
Canton Montpont-en-Bresse
 • Land1 20.87 km2 (8.06 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 552
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (69/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71401 / 71470
Elevation 177–210 m (581–689 ft)
(avg. 185 m or 607 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.

Sainte-Croix is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.


The Solnan forms most of the commune's eastern border. The Sâne Morte forms part of the commune's southern border, flows northwestward through the commune, then forms most of its north-western border.

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