Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
|Intercommunality||CA Paris - Vallée de la Marne|
|• Mayor (2014–2020)||Maud Tallet|
|Area1||7.35 km2 (2.84 sq mi)|
|• Density||3,400/km2 (8,800/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
|INSEE/Postal code||77083 /77420|
|Elevation||38–106 m (125–348 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.
Champs-sur-Marne (IPA: [ʃɑ̃ syʁ maʁn]) is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 18.2 km (11.3 mi) from the center of Paris, in the Seine-et-Marne Departments of France in the Île-de-France region.
Originally called simply Champs, the name of the commune became officially Champs-sur-Marne (meaning "Fields upon Marne") on 9 April 1962.
The inhabitants are often referred to as Campésiens.
The commune has three junior high schools, Armand Lanoux, Jean Weiner, and Pablo Picasso; and there is an additional junior high school in a surrounding commune, Le Luzard in Noisiel. There are 1,799 junior high school students combined. The commune has one senior high school, Lycée René Descartes.
Nearby senior high schools:
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- Official website (in French)
- 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 Champs-sur-Marne (in French)
- Champs-sur-Marne.info, par Webmaster (Information sur la commune de Champs sur Marne (in French)
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