Courlon-sur-Yonne

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Courlon-sur-Yonne
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The town hall in Courlon-sur-Yonne
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Courlon-sur-Yonne
Coordinates: 48°20′22″N3°09′58″E / 48.3394°N 3.1661°E / 48.3394; 3.1661 Coordinates: 48°20′22″N3°09′58″E / 48.3394°N 3.1661°E / 48.3394; 3.1661
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Yonne
Arrondissement Sens
Canton Thorigny-sur-Oreuse
Area
1
16.73 km2 (6.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01) [1]
1,234
  Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
89124 /89140
Elevation54–138 m (177–453 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Courlon-sur-Yonne is a commune in the Yonne department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in north-central France.

The commune is a level of administrative division in the French Republic. French communes are analogous to civil townships and incorporated municipalities in the United States and Canada, Gemeinden in Germany, comuni in Italy or ayuntamiento in Spain. The United Kingdom has no exact equivalent, as communes resemble districts in urban areas, but are closer to parishes in rural areas where districts are much larger. Communes are based on historical geographic communities or villages and are vested with significant powers to manage the populations and land of the geographic area covered. The communes are the fourth-level administrative divisions of France.

Yonne Department of France

Yonne is a French department named after the river Yonne. It is one of the eight constituent departments of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and is located in the northwest of the region, bordering Île-de-France. It was created in 1790 during the French Revolution. Its prefecture (capital) is Auxerre and its postcode number is 89.

In the administrative divisions of France, the department is one of the three levels of government below the national level, between the administrative regions and the commune. Ninety-six departments are in metropolitan France, and five are overseas departments, which are also classified as regions. Departments are further subdivided into 334 arrondissements, themselves divided into cantons; the last two have no autonomy, and are used for the organisation of police, fire departments, and sometimes, elections.

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE . Retrieved 25 April 2019.