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Caluire et Cuire
City hall
City hall
Caluire et Cuire is located in France
Caluire et Cuire
Caluire et Cuire
Coordinates: 45°47′43″N 4°50′50″E / 45.7953°N 4.8472°E / 45.7953; 4.8472Coordinates: 45°47′43″N 4°50′50″E / 45.7953°N 4.8472°E / 45.7953; 4.8472
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Lyon
Canton Caluire et Cuire
Intercommunality Lyon
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Cochet (UMP)
Area1 10.45 km2 (4.03 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 42,020
 • Density 4,000/km2 (10,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69034 / 69300
Elevation 165–275 m (541–902 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.

Caluire et Cuire is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

It is the third-largest suburb of the city of Lyon, and lies adjacent to its north side. It is a component commune of the metropolitan Urban Community of Lyon.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Rhône department


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