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The town hall in Lisses
The town hall in Lisses
Lisses is located in France
Coordinates: 48°35′53″N 2°25′28″E / 48.5981°N 2.4244°E / 48.5981; 2.4244Coordinates: 48°35′53″N 2°25′28″E / 48.5981°N 2.4244°E / 48.5981; 2.4244
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Essonne
Arrondissement Évry
Canton Évry-Sud
Intercommunality Évry Centre Essonne
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Lafon
Area1 10.40 km2 (4.02 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 6,960
 • Density 670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 91340 / 91090
Elevation 38–89 m (125–292 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.

Lisses (French pronunciation: ​[lis]) is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France.

One of the main landmarks of the town is the Dame du Lac, a man-made architectural climbing structure in the Parc du Lac (Park of the Lake), which is commonly used to practice parkour on, but is currently closed to the public, due to individuals injured while climbing the landmark.[1]

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  1. ^ "Trip to Lisses 2007". Retrieved 2008-05-04. 

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