The Loing Canal at Châlette-sur-Loing

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Coordinates: 48°00′45″N 2°44′11″E / 48.0125°N 2.7364°E / 48.0125; 2.7364Coordinates: 48°00′45″N 2°44′11″E / 48.0125°N 2.7364°E / 48.0125; 2.7364
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loiret
Arrondissement Montargis
Canton Châlette-sur-Loing
Intercommunality Agglomération Montargoise et Rives du Loing
  Mayor (20082014) Franck Demaumont
Area1 13.13 km2 (5.07 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 13,053
  Density 990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 45068 / 45120
Elevation 77–114 m (253–374 ft)

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.
The canal du Loing at Châlette-sur-Loing.

Châlette-sur-Loing is a commune in the Loiret department in north-central France.



The commune is crossed by two rivers, the Loing and the Solin, and three canals, the Canal du Loing, the Canal de Briare and the Canal d'Orléans.

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