Carrières-sous-Poissy

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Carrières-sous-Poissy
The old town hall
The old town hall
Coat of arms of Carrières-sous-Poissy
Coat of arms
Location of Carrières-sous-Poissy
Carrières-sous-Poissy is located in France
Carrières-sous-Poissy
Carrières-sous-Poissy
Carrières-sous-Poissy is located in Île-de-France (region)
Carrières-sous-Poissy
Carrières-sous-Poissy
Coordinates: 48°56′55″N 2°02′22″E / 48.9486°N 2.0394°E / 48.9486; 2.0394Coordinates: 48°56′55″N 2°02′22″E / 48.9486°N 2.0394°E / 48.9486; 2.0394
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentYvelines
ArrondissementSaint-Germain-en-Laye
CantonPoissy
IntercommunalityCU Grand Paris Seine et Oise
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Christophe Delrieu
Area
1
7.19 km2 (2.78 sq mi)
Population
(2012)2
14,943
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
78123 /78955
Elevation17–44 m (56–144 ft)
(avg. 33 m or 108 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.

Carrières-sous-Poissy is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France. The town sits on the bank of the Seine River, directly opposite the commune of Poissy. Notable landmarks in Carrières-sous-Poissy include the Château Champfleury, the Château Vanderbilt and St. Joseph's Church.

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