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Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines
Coat of arms
Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines is located in France
Coordinates: 48°36′47″N 1°54′31″E / 48.6131°N 1.9086°E / 48.6131; 1.9086Coordinates: 48°36′47″N 1°54′31″E / 48.6131°N 1.9086°E / 48.6131; 1.9086
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Yvelines
Arrondissement Rambouillet
Canton Saint-Arnoult-en-Yvelines
Intercommunality Plaines et forêts d'Yveline
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Daniel Degarne
Area1 17.22 km2 (6.65 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 905
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 78164 /78120
Elevation 119–175 m (390–574 ft)
(avg. 128 m or 420 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.

Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.

It is the base of the Clairefontaine French football academy.

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