Orléans

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Orléans

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Joan of Arc monument.
Coat of arms of Orléans
Orléans is located in France
Orléans
Administration
Country France
Region Centre
Department Loiret
Statistics
Elevation 90–124 m (295–407 ft)
(avg. 116 m/381 ft)
Land area1 27.48 km2 (10.61 sq mi)
Population2 114,286  (2012)
 - Density 4,159 /km2 (10,770 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 45234/ 45000
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.

Coordinates: 47°32′27″N 1°32′36″E / 47.5409°N 1.5432°E / 47.5409; 1.5432

Orléans is a city in France, the prefecture of the Centre region and the Loiret department.

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