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Castle of Sauvage
Castle of Sauvage
Émancé is located in France
Coordinates: 48°35′28″N 1°43′51″E / 48.5911°N 1.7308°E / 48.5911; 1.7308Coordinates: 48°35′28″N 1°43′51″E / 48.5911°N 1.7308°E / 48.5911; 1.7308
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Yvelines
Arrondissement Rambouillet
Canton Rambouillet
Intercommunality Plaines et forêts d'Yveline
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Françoise Grangeon
Area1 11.99 km2 (4.63 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 818
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 78209 /78125
Elevation 119–167 m (390–548 ft)
(avg. 127 m or 417 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.

Émancé is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France in north-central France. It is around 50 km south west of Paris.

There is a population of feral wallabies nearby in the Forest of Rambouillet.[1] This population has been present since the seventies, when some individuals escaped from a zoological park in Émancé after a storm.[2][3]

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