Avallon

Avallon (French pronunciation: [avalɔ̃] (listen)) is a commune in the Yonne department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in central-eastern France.

Avallon
The clock tower and Saint-Lazare square in Avallon
Location of Avallon
Avallon
Avallon
Coordinates: 47°29′27″N 3°54′33″E
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentYonne
ArrondissementAvallon
CantonAvallon
IntercommunalityCC Avallon - Vézelay - Morvan
Government
  Mayor (20212026) Jamilah Habsaoui[1]
Area
1
26.75 km2 (10.33 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
6,513
  Density240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
89025 /89200
Elevation163–369 m (535–1,211 ft)
(avg. 254 m or 833 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.