Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux

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Aside from the Nesles forming part of this commune, there is also a Nesles in the Pas-de-Calais and a Nesle in the Somme department.
Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux
Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux is located in France
Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux
Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux
Coordinates: 48°44′15″N 2°57′10″E / 48.7375°N 2.9528°E / 48.7375; 2.9528Coordinates: 48°44′15″N 2°57′10″E / 48.7375°N 2.9528°E / 48.7375; 2.9528
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Seine-et-Marne
Arrondissement Provins
Canton Rozay-en-Brie
Intercommunality Les Sources de l'Yerres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascale Levaillant
Area
 • Land1 36.30 km2 (14.02 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,511
 • Population2 density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 77264 / 77540
Elevation 82–158 m (269–518 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.

Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux is a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.

The commune was created in 1973 by the fusion of three villages: Lunigny, Nesles and Ormeaux.[1]

On the northern side is Parc des Félins, a 60-hectare captive breeding reserve for big cats, covering 25 of the world's 41 species.[2]

Ira and Edita Morris, who have created the Hiroshima Foundation for Peace and Culture, were living in Nesles.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Inhabitants are called Luminiciens (in Lumigny) or Neslois (in Nesles).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ INSEE: Official geographic code
  2. ^ Cockcroft, Lucy (2009-02-03), "Vet extracts tooth from the jaws of a tiger", Daily Telegraph 
  3. ^ Hiroshima Foundation Website: Edita Morris, Short Biography

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