Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy

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Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy
Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy is located in France
Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy
Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy
Coordinates: 48°39′24″N 6°10′06″E / 48.6567°N 6.1683°E / 48.6567; 6.1683Coordinates: 48°39′24″N 6°10′06″E / 48.6567°N 6.1683°E / 48.6567; 6.1683
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Nancy
Canton Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy-Est and Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy-Ouest
Intercommunality Grand Nancy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Stéphane Hablot
Area
 • Land1 9.47 km2 (3.66 sq mi)
Population
 • Population2 34,420
 • Population2 density 3,600/km2 (9,400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 54547 / 54500
Elevation 213–404 m (699–1,325 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.

Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy (French pronunciation: ​[vɑ̃dœvʁ lɛ nɑ̃si]) is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France. Its inhabitants are called Vandopériens.

Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy

Geography[edit]

With 30,974 inhabitants (2010), Vandœuvre is the second-largest commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department, after the capital Nancy, of which it is a suburb. These two cities belong to the same municipal area: Grand Nancy.

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Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy is twinned with

See also[edit]

A building of Henri Poincaré University, Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy

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