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The church of Saint-Laurent-des-Prés
|Intercommunality||Communauté d'agglomération du Pays Voironnais|
|• Mayor (2009–2016)||Maurice Marron|
|Area1||28.79 km2 (11.12 sq mi)|
|• Density||260/km2 (680/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||38517 / 38210|
|Elevation||179–784 m (587–2,572 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 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.
The agglomeration of Tullins is situated in forested foothills that flank Chambaran Plateau. At its foot lies the alluvial plain of the Isère, which is the agricultural and rural part of the area. The town is washed by the Fure and bordered by the Isère.
It is located 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) from Vinay and Voiron, 17 kilometres (11 mi) from Grand Lemps, 19 kilometres (12 mi) from International airport Grenoble-Isère, 23 kilometres (14 mi) from Saint-Marcellin, 26 kilometres (16 mi) from La Côte-Saint-André, and 29 kilometres (18 mi) from Grenoble. The city is served by the Station Tullins-Fures on line Grenoble to Valencia City and the A49 which can be accessed 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) from the city center.
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