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Tassin-la-Demi-Lune's clock
Tassin-la-Demi-Lune's clock
Tassin-la-Demi-Lune is located in France
Coordinates: 45°45′50″N 4°46′48″E / 45.764°N 4.780°E / 45.764; 4.780Coordinates: 45°45′50″N 4°46′48″E / 45.764°N 4.780°E / 45.764; 4.780
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Lyon
Canton Tassin-la-Demi-Lune
Intercommunality Lyon
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Desseigne (DVD)
Area1 7.79 km2 (3.01 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 18,520
 • Density 2,400/km2 (6,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69244 / 69160
Elevation 186–309 m (610–1,014 ft)
(avg. 225.2 m or 739 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.

Tassin-la-Demi-Lune is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

Notable people[edit]

French footballer Jérémy Berthod and foil fencer Corinne Maîtrejean were both born there.

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