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Yonne
Coat of Arms of Yonne
Location
Location of Yonne in France
Administration
Department number: 89
Region: Bourgogne
Prefecture: Auxerre
Subprefectures: Avallon

Sens

Arrondissements: 3
Cantons: 42
Communes: 454
President of the General Council: Jean-Marie Rolland
Statistics
Population Ranked 67th
 -1999 333,221
Population density: 45/km2
Land area¹: 7427 km2
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

Yonne is a French department named after the Yonne River. It is one of the four constituent departments of Bourgogne (Burgundy) in eastern France and its prefecture (capital) is Auxerre. Its official number is 89.

It elects three members of parliament to the National Assembly - in the 2002-7 parliamentary term, all three are drawn from the right-wing Union for a Popular Movement (UMP). Its two senators also represent the UMP.

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Coordinates: 47°48′N 3°34′E / 47.8°N 3.567°E / 47.8; 3.567


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Proper noun

Singular
Yonne

Plural
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Yonne

  1. One of the départements of Bourgogne, France
  2. A river of France, see w:Yonne River







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