Draveil

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Draveil
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Coordinates: 48°41′07″N 2°24′29″E / 48.6852°N 2.408°E / 48.6852; 2.408Coordinates: 48°41′07″N 2°24′29″E / 48.6852°N 2.408°E / 48.6852; 2.408
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Essonne
Arrondissement Évry
Canton Draveil
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Tron
Area
 • Land1 15.75 km2 (6.08 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 28,647
 • Population2 density 1,800/km2 (4,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 91201 / 91210
Elevation 32–87 m (105–285 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.

Draveil is a commune in the southern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 19.1 km (11.9 mi) from the center of Paris.

The former village of Champrosay is now part of the commune.

Inhabitants of Draveil are known as Draveillois.

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Draveil is not served by the Paris Métro, RER, or suburban rail network. The closest station to Draveil is Juvisy station, which is an interchange station on Paris RER line C and RER line D. This station is located in the neighboring commune of Juvisy-sur-Orge, 2 km (1.2 mi) from the town center of Draveil.

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