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Town centre on the river Sauldre
Town centre on the river Sauldre
Coat of arms of Romorantin-Lanthenay
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Area1 45.31 km2 (17.49 sq mi)
Population (2012) 16,746
 • Density 369.59/km2 (957.23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
INSEE/Postal code 41194 /41200
Elevation 84–121 m (276–397 ft)
(avg. 88 m or 289 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Romorantin-Lanthenay is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department. About 17,000 people live there. Every year during the last weekend in October, a cuisine festival is held; First held in 1978, "Les Journées Gastronomiques de Sologne" now attracts around 13,000 visitors.

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