Neuilly-Plaisance

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Neuilly-Plaisance
Paris and inner ring departments
Paris and inner ring departments
Coordinates: 48°51′43″N 2°30′23″E / 48.8619°N 2.5064°E / 48.8619; 2.5064Coordinates: 48°51′43″N 2°30′23″E / 48.8619°N 2.5064°E / 48.8619; 2.5064
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Seine-Saint-Denis
Arrondissement Le Raincy
Canton Neuilly-Plaisance
Government
 • Mayor Christian Demuynck
Area
 • Land1 3.42 km2 (1.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 20,354
 • Population2 density 6,000/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 93049 / 93360
Elevation 37–117 m (121–384 ft)
(avg. 48 m or 157 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.

Neuilly-Plaisance is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 11.8 km (7.3 mi) from the center of Paris.

History[edit]

  • The commune of Neuilly-Plaisance was created on 13 April 1892 by detaching its territory from the commune of Neuilly-sur-Marne.
  • Here was the first community of Emmaus in 1949

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Neuilly-Plaisance
The arms of Neuilly-Plaisance are blazoned :
Azure, an eagle displayed argent maintaining in dextre talon a laurel branch palewise or, and on an inescutcheon overall argent, a fess wavy azure and in chief a Latin cross gules between 2 crescents inverted vert.

(the base arms are those of LE RAGOIS de BRETONVILLIERS, the superimposed ones of FOULQUES de Neuilly.



Transport[edit]

Neuilly-Plaisance is served by Neuilly-Plaisance station on Paris RER line (A).

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