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Belfort
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Coat o airms o Belfort
Coat o airms
Belfort is located in Fraunce
Belfort
Belfort
Coordinates: 47°38′N 6°51′E / 47.64°N 6.85°E / 47.64; 6.85Coordinates: 47°38′N 6°51′E / 47.64°N 6.85°E / 47.64; 6.85
Kintra Fraunce
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Depairtment Territoire de Belfort
Arrondissement Belfort
Canton Cantons o Belfort-Centre, Belfort-Est, Belfort-Nord, Belfort-Ouest, an Belfort-Sud
Intercommunality Belfortaine
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Étienne Butzbach
Aurie
 • Land1 17.10 km2 (6.60 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 50,199
 • Urban (2008) 112,336
INSEE/Postal code 90010 / 90000
Diallin codes 0384
Elevation 354–650 m (1,161–2,133 ft)
(avg. 358 m or 1,175 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 withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anly coonted ance.

Belfort (French pronunciation: [bɛl.fɔʁ]) is a ceety in north-east Fraunce in the Franche-Comté région, situatit atween Lyon an Strasbourg.

Twin towns – Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Belfort is twinned wi:[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Belfort - Les Relations Internationales" [Belfort - International Relations]. Belfort Mairie (in French). Archived frae the oreeginal on 2011-07-20. Retrieved 2013-12-21.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  2. "Міста-побратими м. Запоріжжя" [Twin Cities Zaporozhye]. City of Zaporizhia (in Ukrainian). Шановні відвідувачі і користувачі сайту. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-08-03. Retrieved 2013-08-07.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)