Port-sur-Saône

Port-sur-Saône is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Port-sur-Saône
The town hall in Port-sur-Saône
The town hall in Port-sur-Saône
Location of Port-sur-Saône
Port-sur-Saône is located in France
Port-sur-Saône
Port-sur-Saône
Port-sur-Saône is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Port-sur-Saône
Port-sur-Saône
Coordinates: 47°41′21″N 6°02′43″E / 47.6892°N 6.0453°E / 47.6892; 6.0453Coordinates: 47°41′21″N 6°02′43″E / 47.6892°N 6.0453°E / 47.6892; 6.0453
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentHaute-Saône
ArrondissementVesoul
CantonPort-sur-Saône
Area
1
24.59 km2 (9.49 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
2,971
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
70421 /70170
Elevation206–337 m (676–1,106 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It was probably the Roman Portus Abucini.[2]

Twin townsEdit

Port-sur-Saône is twinned with:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Notes
  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography (1854):Portus Abucini