Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
|Intercommunality||CC L'Orée de la Brie|
|• Mayor (2014–2020)||Jean Laviolette|
|Area1||19.93 km2 (7.70 sq mi)|
|• Density||830/km2 (2,100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||77053 /77170|
|Elevation||47–104 m (154–341 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.
Brie-Comte-Robert is on the edge of the plain of Brie and was formerly the capital of the Brie française.
The inhabitants are called Briards.
- The medieval castle
- Église Saint-Étienne: (13th century) Gothic church, with its original rose window above the quire, wood panels of the 15th century.
- Hôtel-Dieu: (13th century) this place has been a hospital, then a nunnery. A recent building has been built, using the original facade of the chapel.
- A stunning market place with beautiful fruit and vegetables arranged almost like art
- Le Briard
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Brie-Comte-Robert.|
- 1999 Land Use, from IAURIF (Institute for Urban Planning and Development of the Paris-Île-de-France région) (in English)
- French Ministry of Culture list for Brie-Comte-Robert (in French)
- Map of Brie-Comte-Robert on Michelin[permanent dead link] (in English)