Chasselay, Rhône

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Chasselay
Senegalese Tirailleurs military cemetery in Chasselay
Senegalese Tirailleurs military cemetery in Chasselay
Chasselay is located in France
Chasselay
Chasselay
Coordinates: 45°52′31″N 4°46′23″E / 45.8753°N 4.7731°E / 45.8753; 4.7731Coordinates: 45°52′31″N 4°46′23″E / 45.8753°N 4.7731°E / 45.8753; 4.7731
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Lyon
Canton Canton of Limonest
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascale Bernard-Granger
Area1 12.78 km2 (4.93 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,590
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69049 / 69380
Elevation 189–524 m (620–1,719 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

Chasselay is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France. The village is located between Lyon and Villefranche-sur-Saône. It is a relatively rural community without a train station.

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