Cours-la-Ville

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Cours-la-Ville
A general view of Cours-la-Ville
A general view of Cours-la-Ville
Coat of arms of Cours-la-Ville
Coat of arms
Cours-la-Ville is located in France
Cours-la-Ville
Cours-la-Ville
Coordinates: 46°06′01″N 4°19′17″E / 46.1003°N 4.3214°E / 46.1003; 4.3214Coordinates: 46°06′01″N 4°19′17″E / 46.1003°N 4.3214°E / 46.1003; 4.3214
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Villefranche-sur-Saône
Canton Thizy-les-Bourgs
Area1 19.48 km2 (7.52 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 3,817
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 69066 / 69470
Elevation 437–860 m (1,434–2,822 ft)
(avg. 586 m or 1,923 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.

Cours-la-Ville is a former commune in the Rhône department in eastern France. It is the seat of the commune of Cours.

History[edit]

It was formed in 1974 by the merger of Cours and La Ville. On 1 January 2016, Cours-la-Ville, Pont-Trambouze and Thel merged becoming one commune called Cours.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Cours-la-Ville is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11. 
  2. ^ "Winslow Anglo French Twinning Association". Retrieved 23 April 2007.