Franconville, Val-d'Oise

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Maison Suger (Municipal Music school
Maison Suger (Municipal Music school
Coat of arms of Franconville
Coat of arms
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Coordinates: 48°59′20″N 2°13′53″E / 48.9889°N 2.2314°E / 48.9889; 2.2314Coordinates: 48°59′20″N 2°13′53″E / 48.9889°N 2.2314°E / 48.9889; 2.2314
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Val-d'Oise
Arrondissement Argenteuil
Canton Franconville
Intercommunality CA Val Parisis
 • Mayor (2017–2020) Xavier Melki
Area1 6.19 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 33,375
 • Density 5,400/km2 (14,000/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 95252 /
Elevation 54–167 m (177–548 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.

Franconville is a commune in the Val-d'Oise department in Île-de-France in northern France. It is a northwestern suburb of Paris, located 17.1 km. (10.6 miles) from the center of Paris.


Franconville is served by Franconville – Le Plessis-Bouchard station on Paris RER line C and on the Transilien Paris – Nord suburban rail line.

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