Gagny

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Gagny
Gagny town hall
Gagny town hall
Coat of arms of Gagny
Coat of arms
Paris and inner ring departments
Paris and inner ring departments
Location of Gagny
Gagny is located in France
Gagny
Gagny
Paris and inner ring departments
Gagny is located in Île-de-France (region)
Gagny
Gagny
Gagny (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 48°53′00″N 2°32′00″E / 48.8833°N 2.5333°E / 48.8833; 2.5333Coordinates: 48°53′00″N 2°32′00″E / 48.8833°N 2.5333°E / 48.8833; 2.5333
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentSeine-Saint-Denis
ArrondissementLe Raincy
CantonGagny
IntercommunalityGrand Paris
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Michel Teulet
Area
1
6.83 km2 (2.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
39,391
 • Density5,800/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
93032 /93220
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Gagny is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 14.2 km (8.8 mi) from the center of Paris.

History[edit]

On 20 May 1869, a small part of the territory of Gagny was detached and merged with a part of the territory of Livry-Gargan and a part of the territory of Clichy-sous-Bois to create the commune of Le Raincy.

Twin towns[edit]

In 1974, Gagny became twinned with the English towns of Sutton and Bishop Auckland. In 1978, Gagny became twinned with Gladsaxe, Denmark.

Heraldry[edit]


Arms of Gagny
The arms of Gagny are blazoned :
Quarterly: 1 & 4: bendy Or and azure, 2 & 3: azure, a fleur de lys Or; overall on an inescutcheon gules, 3 automobile wheels argent.
motto: Exierunt mille ad victoriam (a thousand go out to victory)

Transport[edit]

Gagny is served by two stations on Paris RER line E: Gagny and Le Chénay – Gagny.

Education[edit]

École primaire Lavoisier

Public primary schools in the commune include:

  • 9 preschools/nurseries (maternelles)[2]
  • 9 elementary schools[3]

Public secondary schools in the commune include:[4]

Private schools in the commune include:

  • Ecole Sainte Jeanne d'Arc and Association Merkaz Hatorah (preschools and elementary schools)[3][2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ a b "écoles maternelles." Gagny. Retrieved on September 8, 2016.
  3. ^ a b "écoles élémentaires." Gagny. Retrieved on September 8, 2016.
  4. ^ "collèges et lycées." Gagny. Retrieved on September 8, 2016.

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