Fontaine, Isère

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Fontaine
Fontaine is located in France
Fontaine
Fontaine
Coordinates: 45°11′38″N 5°41′08″E / 45.1939°N 5.6856°E / 45.1939; 5.6856Coordinates: 45°11′38″N 5°41′08″E / 45.1939°N 5.6856°E / 45.1939; 5.6856
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Grenoble
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Grenoble Alpes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2015) Yannick Boulard
Area
 • Land1 6.74 km2 (2.60 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 22,936
 • Population2 density 3,400/km2 (8,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38169 / 38600
Elevation 202–210 m (663–689 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.

Fontaine is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

It is the third-largest suburb of the city of Grenoble, and is adjacent to it on the west. In the 1999 census, Fontaine had a population of 23,323. The commune has a land area of 6.74 km² (2.602 sq mi).

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