Chaumes-en-Brie

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Chaumes-en-Brie
Chaumes-en-Brie is located in France
Chaumes-en-Brie
Chaumes-en-Brie
Coordinates: 48°40′07″N 2°50′38″E / 48.6686°N 2.8439°E / 48.6686; 2.8439Coordinates: 48°40′07″N 2°50′38″E / 48.6686°N 2.8439°E / 48.6686; 2.8439
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Seine-et-Marne
Arrondissement Melun
Canton Tournan-en-Brie
Intercommunality Yerres à l'Ancoeur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Simon
Area
 • Land1 20.07 km2 (7.75 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 3,024
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 77107 / 77390
Elevation 67–116 m (220–381 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.

Chaumes-en-Brie is a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France. It is best known as the ancient home of the Couperin family of composers and musicians.

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The inhabitants are called Calmétiens.

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