Villepinte, Seine-Saint-Denis

Villepinte is a commune in the northeastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 18.3 km (11.4 mi) from the center of Paris.

Villepinte
Villepinte town hall

Coat of arms
Paris and inner ring departments
Location of Villepinte
Villepinte
Paris and inner ring departments
Villepinte
Villepinte (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 48°57′18″N 2°32′28″E
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentSeine-Saint-Denis
ArrondissementLe Raincy
CantonSevran
IntercommunalityGrand Paris
Government
  Mayor (20142020) Martine Valleton
Area
1
10.37 km2 (4.00 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
36,809
  Density3,500/km2 (9,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
93078 /93420
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Heraldry

The arms of Villepinte are blazoned :
Azure, a Passion nail argent between 3 fleurs de lys Or, on a chaussé of the same, 2 plow points sable, point up.

Transport

Villepinte is served by three stations on Paris RER line B: Villepinte, Parc des Expositions, and Vert-Galant.

Personalities

Education

The commune has ten preschools (maternelles),[2] as well as 11 elementary schools.[3]

Secondary schools:

  • Four junior high schools: Collège Françoise Dolto, Collège Camille Claudel, Collège Jean Jaurès, Collège Les Mousseaux[4]
  • Two senior high schools/sixth-form colleges: Lycée Jean Rostand and Lycée Georges Brassens[5]

See also

References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. "Les écoles maternelles." Villepinte. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
  3. "Les écoles élémentaires." Villepinte. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
  4. "Les collègiens." Villepinte. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
  5. "Les lycéens." Villepinte. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.


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