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Chaville - Mairie.jpg
Coat of arms of Chaville
Coat of arms
Paris and inner ring départements
Paris and inner ring départements
Coordinates: 48°48′31″N 2°11′19″E / 48.8086°N 2.1886°E / 48.8086; 2.1886Coordinates: 48°48′31″N 2°11′19″E / 48.8086°N 2.1886°E / 48.8086; 2.1886
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Hauts-de-Seine
Arrondissement Boulogne-Billancourt
Canton Chaville
Intercommunality Grand Paris Seine Ouest
 • Mayor Jean-Jacques Guillet
Area1 3.55 km2 (1.37 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 18,825
 • Density 5,300/km2 (14,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 92022 / 92370
Elevation 63–173 m (207–568 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.

Chaville is a commune in the southwestern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 12.5 kilometres (7.8 mi) from the center of Paris.


Chaville borders on the following communes:

Roughly 44% of the land is forest. It is situated between the forest of Meudon to the southeast and the forest of Les Fausses-Reposes to the northwest.


The town was founded in the 9th century. Its name evolved from Inchadivilla to the present Chaville.


Chaville is located on route D910 between Paris and Versailles. It is served by three railway stations and one bus line:

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