Villeneuve-Saint-Georges

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Villeneuve-Saint-Georges
Commune
The town hall of Villeneuve-Saint-Georges
The town hall of Villeneuve-Saint-Georges
Coat of arms of Villeneuve-Saint-Georges
Coat of arms
Paris and inner ring departments
Paris and inner ring departments
Coordinates: 48°43′57″N 2°26′59″E / 48.7325°N 2.4497°E / 48.7325; 2.4497Coordinates: 48°43′57″N 2°26′59″E / 48.7325°N 2.4497°E / 48.7325; 2.4497
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Val-de-Marne
Arrondissement Créteil
Canton Villeneuve-Saint-Georges and Choisy-le-Roi
Intercommunality Grand Paris
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Sylvie Altman
Area1 8.75 km2 (3.38 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 30,874
 • Density 3,500/km2 (9,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 94078 /94190
Elevation 30–93 m (98–305 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.

Villeneuve-Saint-Georges (French pronunciation: ​[vilnœːv sɛ̃ ʒɔʁʒ]) is a small commune in the southeastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 15.5 kilometres (9.6 miles) from the center of Paris.

Transport[edit]

Villeneuve-Saint-Georges is served by two stations on Paris RER line D: Villeneuve – Triage and Villeneuve-Saint-Georges.

Demography[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,088 —    
1800 939 −13.7%
1806 964 +2.7%
1821 953 −1.1%
1831 1,090 +14.4%
1836 1,083 −0.6%
1841 1,035 −4.4%
1846 1,071 +3.5%
1851 1,069 −0.2%
1856 1,031 −3.6%
1861 1,069 +3.7%
1866 1,758 +64.5%
Year Pop. ±%
1872 1,627 −7.5%
1876 2,262 +39.0%
1881 2,588 +14.4%
1886 4,315 +66.7%
1891 5,193 +20.3%
1896 6,485 +24.9%
1901 8,178 +26.1%
1906 9,661 +18.1%
1911 11,393 +17.9%
1921 14,034 +23.2%
1926 16,477 +17.4%
1931 19,625 +19.1%
Year Pop. ±%
1936 21,237 +8.2%
1946 18,299 −13.8%
1954 21,596 +18.0%
1962 28,091 +30.1%
1968 30,467 +8.5%
1975 31,664 +3.9%
1982 28,119 −11.2%
1990 26,952 −4.2%
1999 28,361 +5.2%
2006 30,874 +8.9%

Education[edit]

The commune is served by multiple primary schools.[1]

Secondary schools:[2]

  • Three junior high schools: Collège Pierre-Brossolette, Collège Jules-Ferry, Collège Roland-Garros
  • One senior high school: Lycée François Arago

International relations[edit]

Villeneuve-Saint-Georges is twinned with:

Aerial view of Villeneuve-Saint-Georges

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Écoles maternelles et élémentaires." Villeneuve-Saint-Georges. Retrieved on September 11, 2016.
  2. ^ "Enseignement secondaire & supérieur Les établissements." Villeneuve-Saint-Georges. Retrieved on September 11, 2016.
  3. ^ a b Eastleigh Borough Council (2011). "Eastleigh Borough Council: Twin Towns". eastleigh.gov.uk. Retrieved 20 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11. 

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