Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
|Intercommunality||Communauté d'agglomération du Plateau de Saclay|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Christian Page|
|• Land1||13.65 km2 (5.27 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||220/km2 (580/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||91534 / 91400|
|Elevation||108–161 m (354–528 ft)
(avg. 147 m or 482 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.
Inhabitants of Saclay are known as Saclaysiens.
Saclay is served by no station of the Paris Métro, RER, or suburban rail network. The closest station to Saclay is Le Guichet station on Paris RER line B. This station is located in the neighboring commune of Orsay, 3.2 km (2.0 mi) to the south of the town center of Saclay.
Another station in the vicinity of Saclay is Vauboyen station on Paris RER line C, which is located in the neighboring commune of Jouy-en-Josas, near the northern border of the commune of Saclay. It is twinned with Ballincollig Co.Cork in Ireland
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- Official website (French)
- Community blog (French)
- Mérimée database - Cultural heritage (French)
- Land use (IAURIF) (English)
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