Pontigny

Pontigny is a commune in the Yonne department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in north-central France.

Pontigny
Choir of the abbey church

Coat of arms
Location of Pontigny
Pontigny
Pontigny
Coordinates: 47°54′28″N 3°42′42″E
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentYonne
ArrondissementAuxerre
CantonChablis
Area
1
11.92 km2 (4.60 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
771
  Density65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
89307 /89230
Elevation102–183 m (335–600 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Sight

Its principal distinction is as the home of Pontigny Abbey.

See also

References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.


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