Boutigny-sur-Essonne

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Boutigny-sur-Essonne
Boutigny-sur-Essonne is located in France
Boutigny-sur-Essonne
Boutigny-sur-Essonne
Coordinates: 48°26′15″N 2°22′51″E / 48.4375°N 2.3808°E / 48.4375; 2.3808Coordinates: 48°26′15″N 2°22′51″E / 48.4375°N 2.3808°E / 48.4375; 2.3808
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Essonne
Arrondissement Étampes
Canton La Ferté-Alais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Redon
Area
 • Land1 16.20 km2 (6.25 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 3,124
 • Population2 density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 91099 / 91820
Elevation 57–147 m (187–482 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Boutigny-sur-Essonne is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France.

It is located between Étampes and Corbeil-Essonnes.

The nearby villages are La Ferté-Alais (aerodrome of Cerny - Jean Baptiste Salis: Annual international meeting) and Milly-la-Forêt (house of Jean Cocteau, historical village).

To see in Boutigny: the golf course of Belesbat and its 17th-century old castle, cressonières, edges of the Essonne.

Boutigny-sur-Essonne is twinned with Lans, Austria, since April 23, 1961.

Inhabitants of Boutigny-sur-Essonne are known as Botignacois.

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Boutigny-sur-Essonne is accessible by suburban train: the RER D, direction Malesherbes, Boutigny-sur-Essonne Station.

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