Us, Val-d'Oise

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Us
The church in Us
The church in Us
Coat of arms of Us
Coat of arms
Us is located in France
Us
Us
Coordinates: 49°06′02″N 1°58′00″E / 49.1006°N 1.9667°E / 49.1006; 1.9667Coordinates: 49°06′02″N 1°58′00″E / 49.1006°N 1.9667°E / 49.1006; 1.9667
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Val-d'Oise
Arrondissement Pontoise
Canton Vigny
Intercommunality Trois Vallées du Vexin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Édith Andouvlie
Area1 10.98 km2 (4.24 sq mi)
Population (2007)2 1,274
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 95625 / 95450
Elevation 40–55 m (131–180 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

Us is a commune in the Val-d'Oise department and Île-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in a rural setting in the valley of the River Viosne, some 40 km north-west of Paris, within the Vexin Regional Nature Park. The commune is bordered by those of Ableiges, Marines, Santeuil, and Vigny. The nearest shopping centre is at Marines.

Sights[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, parts of which date from the 13th century.
  • The 19th-century Château de Dampont and its park.

Transport[edit]

Us has a railway station on the line from Gisors to Pontoise and Paris (Gare Saint-Lazare).

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