Deuil-la-Barre

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Deuil-la-Barre
Town hall
Town hall
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Coordinates: 48°59′00″N 2°20′00″E / 48.9833°N 2.3333°E / 48.9833; 2.3333Coordinates: 48°59′00″N 2°20′00″E / 48.9833°N 2.3333°E / 48.9833; 2.3333
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Val-d'Oise
Arrondissement Sarcelles
Canton Enghien-les-Bains
Intercommunality Vallée de Montmorency
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Claude Noyer
Area
 • Land1 3.76 km2 (1.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 21,711
 • Population2 density 5,800/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 95197 / 95170

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.

Deuil-la-Barre is a commune in the northern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 13.7 km (8.5 mi) from the centre of Paris.

Name[edit]

Originally called simply Deuil, the name of the commune became officially Deuil-la-Barre on 7 December 1952.

History[edit]

On 7 August 1850, a part of the territory of Deuil-la-Barre (then called simply Deuil) was detached and merged with a part of the territory of Saint-Gratien, a part of the territory of Soisy-sous-Montmorency, and a part of the territory of Épinay-sur-Seine to create the commune of Enghien-les-Bains.

Transport[edit]

Deuil-la-Barre is served by two stations on the Transilien Paris – Nord suburban rail network: Gare de Deuil-Montmagny and Gare de La Barre-Ormesson.

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Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Deuil-la-Barre is twinned with:

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