Francheville, Rhône

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Francheville
Francheville is located in France
Francheville
Francheville
Coordinates: 45°44′14″N 4°45′51″E / 45.7372°N 4.7642°E / 45.7372; 4.7642Coordinates: 45°44′14″N 4°45′51″E / 45.7372°N 4.7642°E / 45.7372; 4.7642
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Lyon
Canton Tassin-la-Demi-Lune
Intercommunality Lyon
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) René Lambert
Area
 • Land1 8.18 km2 (3.16 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 11,895
 • Population2 density 1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69089 / 69340
Elevation 181–312 m (594–1,024 ft)
(avg. 262 m or 860 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.

Francheville is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France. It is a western suburb of Lyon.

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  • Several buses from the center of Lyon : Lines 14, 29, 30

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