Paris and inner ring départements
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Hervé Chevreau|
|Area1||4.57 km2 (1.76 sq mi)|
|• Density||12,000/km2 (30,000/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||93031 / 93800|
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.
Épinay-sur-Seine (IPA: [epinɛ syʁ sɛn]) is a commune in the northern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 11.3 km (7.0 mi) from the center of Paris. The church of Notre-Dame-des-Missions-du-cygne d'Enghien, designed by Paul Tournon, may be found in the commune.
On 7 August 1850, a part of the territory of Épinay-sur-Seine was detached and merged with a part of the territory of Deuil-la-Barre, a part of the territory of Saint-Gratien, and a part of the territory of Soisy-sous-Montmorency to create the commune of Enghien-les-Bains.
Francis, Duke of Cádiz (13 May 1822 – 17 April 1902), king consort of Spain, took up residence at the château of Épinay-sur-Seine in 1881 until his death in 1902. The castle is currently the Épinay-sur-Seine city hall.
Town Twinned with
Twinned with Jarrow, England; 1956. Twinned with Oberursel, Germany; 1964.
Charles de Gaulle Airport is located about 13 km (8.1 mi) away from Épinay-sur-Seine.
|The arms of Épinay-sur-Seine are blazoned :
Per fess: 1: Or, a cross gules between 16 alerions, 2: a pinetree eradicated vert between 2 mullets of six points gules.
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