Last modified: 2005-03-05 by ivan sache
Keywords: haute-saone | franche-comte |
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Traditional province: Franche-Comté
Bordering departments: Côte-d'Or, Doubs, Jura, Haute-Marne, Vosges, Territoire de Belfort
Area: 5,360 km2
Population (1995): 252,100 inhabitants
Subdivisions: 2 arrondissements, 32 cantons, 545 communes.
The department is named after the river Saône (480 km), tributary of the Rhône.