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Mâcon is located in Fraunce
Coordinates: 46°18′23″N 4°49′53″E / 46.30630°N 4.8313°E / 46.30630; 4.8313Coordinates: 46°18′23″N 4°49′53″E / 46.30630°N 4.8313°E / 46.30630; 4.8313
Kintra Fraunce
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Depairtment Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Mâcon
Canton Chef-lieu for 3 cantons (Mâcon-Centre, Mâcon-Nord an Mâcon-Sud)
Intercommunality Mâconnais–Val de Saône
 • Mayor (2001–2014) Jean-Patrick Courtois
 • Land1 27.04 km2 (10.44 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 35,393
INSEE/Postal code 71270 / 71000
Elevation 167–347 m (548–1,138 ft)
(avg. 175 m or 574 ft)
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

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.

Mâcon (French pronunciation: [ma.kɔ̃]) is a smaa ceety (commune) in central Fraunce. It is prefectur o the Saône-et-Loire department, in the region o Bourgogne, an the caipital o the Mâconnais destrict. Mâcon is hame tae ower 35,000 residents, cried Mâconnais.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11.