Fontaine-le-Port

Fontaine-le-Port is a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.

Fontaine-le-Port
The town hall in Fontaine-le-Port

Coat of arms
Location of Fontaine-le-Port
Fontaine-le-Port
Fontaine-le-Port
Coordinates: 48°29′10″N 2°45′50″E
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentSeine-et-Marne
ArrondissementMelun
CantonNangis
IntercommunalityCC Brie des Rivières et Châteaux
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Raymond Prunet
Area
1
7.89 km2 (3.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,007
  Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
77188 /77590
Elevation41–97 m (135–318 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Demographics

Fontaine-le-Port has a population of approximately 800. Inhabitants of Fontaine-le-Port are called Portifontains. There is a train station with trains direct to Gare de Lyon (Paris) during peak times and with a connection in Melun on off-peak times. Fontaine Le Port has a primary school as well as a bakery and borders the Seine with a view of the Fontainebleau Forest. The former Barbeau Abbey, dissolved in the French Revolution, was sited here.

See also

References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
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