Fourqueux

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Fourqueux
Fourqueux Église1.JPG
Coat of arms of Fourqueux
Coat of arms
Fourqueux is located in France
Fourqueux
Fourqueux
Coordinates: 48°53′15″N 2°03′58″E / 48.8875°N 2.0661°E / 48.8875; 2.0661Coordinates: 48°53′15″N 2°03′58″E / 48.8875°N 2.0661°E / 48.8875; 2.0661
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Yvelines
Arrondissement Saint-Germain-en-Laye
Canton Le Pecq
Government
 • Mayor (2009-2013) Daniel Level
Area1 3.67 km2 (1.42 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 4,371
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 78251 / 78112
Elevation 67–176 m (220–577 ft)
(avg. 120 m or 390 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.

Fourqueux (pronounced: [fuʁ.kø]) is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France in north-central France. It is a small suburb 20km west of Paris.

It is known for having a diverse community, due to the Lycée International being located in the neighboring town of Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Fourqueux has received prizes for its flowers on the departmental and regional level every year since 2005. [1]

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Fourqueux's population as of 2009 was 4114 people composing 1580 households. The average yearly income per household in 2009 was 72,741 euros, over twice the average of the Yvelines department as a whole. [2]


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