Villefontaine

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Villefontaine
Villefontaine is located in France
Villefontaine
Villefontaine
Coordinates: 45°36′51″N 5°08′58″E / 45.6142°N 5.1494°E / 45.6142; 5.1494Coordinates: 45°36′51″N 5°08′58″E / 45.6142°N 5.1494°E / 45.6142; 5.1494
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton L'Isle-d'Abeau
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Porte de l'Isère
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Raymond Feyssaguet (DVD)
Area
 • Land1 11.63 km2 (4.49 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Population2 19,104
 • Population2 density 1,600/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38553 / 38090
Elevation 208–352 m (682–1,155 ft)
Website www.mairie-villefontaine.fr

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.

Villefontaine is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Bourbre flows north-westward through the north-eastern part of the commune.

See also[edit]