Meylan

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Meylan
Meylan is located in France
Meylan
Meylan
Coordinates: 45°12′33″N 5°46′48″E / 45.2092°N 5.78°E / 45.2092; 5.78Coordinates: 45°12′33″N 5°46′48″E / 45.2092°N 5.78°E / 45.2092; 5.78
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton chef-lieu du canton de Meylan
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Grenoble Alpes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Christine Tardy (UMP)
Area
 • Land1 12.32 km2 (4.76 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 17,207
 • Population2 density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38229 / 38240
Elevation 206–1,313 m (676–4,308 ft)
(avg. 350 m or 1,150 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.

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

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