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Beaune

Hostel Dieu Beaune.jpg
The hospices
Coat of arms of Beaune
Administration
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Côte-d'Or
Statistics
Elevation 193–407 m (633–1,335 ft)
(avg. 219 m or 719 ft*)
Land area1 31.3 km2 (12.1 sq mi)
Population2 21,806  (2012)
 - Density 697/km2 (1,810/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 21054/ 21200
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.

Coordinates: 47°00′47″N 4°30′08″E / 47.013°N 4.5023°E / 47.013; 4.5023

Beaune is a commune in Burgundy in the Côte-d'Or department. It is the region's wine capital.

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