Ris-Orangis

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Ris-Orangis
The town hall in Ris-Orangis
The town hall in Ris-Orangis
Coat of arms of Ris-Orangis
Coat of arms
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Coordinates: 48°39′13″N 2°24′58″E / 48.6537°N 2.4161°E / 48.6537; 2.4161Coordinates: 48°39′13″N 2°24′58″E / 48.6537°N 2.4161°E / 48.6537; 2.4161
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Essonne
Arrondissement Évry
Canton Ris-Orangis
Intercommunality Évry Centre Essonne
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Stéphane Raffalli
Area1 8.71 km2 (3.36 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 26,863
 • Density 3,100/km2 (8,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 91521 /91130
Elevation 32–82 m (105–269 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.

Ris-Orangis is a commune in the southern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 22.6 km (14.0 mi) from the center of Paris.

Inhabitants of Ris-Orangis are known as Rissois.

History[edit]

The commune of Ris-Orangis was created in 1793 by the merger of the commune of Ris with the commune of Orangis. The commune town hall (mairie) is located in Ris.

Education[edit]

As of 2015 3,712 students attend municipal schools of Ris-Orangis.[1] They are:[2]

  • Seven preschools (écoles maternelles): des Fauvettes, de la Ferme du Temple, Adrien Guerton, Moulin à Vent, Michel Ordener, Pablo Picasso, and Jacques Derrida.
  • Six elementary schools: Jules Boulestix, de la Ferme du Temple, Adrien Guerton, Moulin à Vent, Orangis, Michel Ordener

Junior high schools include:

There is one senior high school, Lycée Pierre Mendès France.

Personalities[edit]

Transport[edit]

Ris-Orangis is served by three stations on Paris RER line D: Ris-Orangis, Grand-Bourg, and Orangis – Bois de l'Épine.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Guide de l'enfant, 2015-2016." Ris-Orangis. p. 15/60. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.
  2. ^ "Annuaire des établissements scolaires." Ris-Orangis. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.
  3. ^ Home. Collège Albert Camus. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.
  4. ^ Home. Collège Jean Lurçat. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.

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