Herblay

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Herblay
The old village of Herblay, alongside the River Seine
The old village of Herblay, alongside the River Seine
Coat of arms of Herblay
Coat of arms
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Coordinates: 48°59′27″N 2°09′59″E / 48.9908°N 2.1664°E / 48.9908; 2.1664Coordinates: 48°59′27″N 2°09′59″E / 48.9908°N 2.1664°E / 48.9908; 2.1664
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Val-d'Oise
Arrondissement Argenteuil
Canton Herblay
Intercommunality Val Parisis
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Philippe Rouleau
Area1 12.74 km2 (4.92 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 27,378
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 95306 / 95220
Elevation 20–91 m (66–299 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.

Herblay is a commune in the department of Val-d'Oise, France. It is located 20.2 km (12.6 mi) from the center of Paris, in its northwest suburbs. It is twinned with Yeovil, UK.

Transport[edit]

Herblay is served by Herblay station on the Transilien Paris – Saint-Lazare suburban rail line.

Education[edit]

Schools in Herblay:[1]

  • One primary school (Jean-Louis Etienne)
  • Seven public preschools (maternelles): Jean Moulin, Buttes Blanches, Chênes, Tournade, Saint-Exupéry, Louis Pergaud, Jean Jaurès
  • Seven public elementary schools: Jean Moulin, Pasteur, Buttes Blanches, Chênes, Saint Exupéry, Marie Curie, Jean Jaurès
  • Two public junior high schools (collèges): Georges Duhamel and Jean Vilar
  • Lycée Montesquieu (public senior high school/sixth-form college)
  • Three private schools: Sainte Jeanne d’Arc, Montaigne, Léonard de Vinci

The commune has a municipal library.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Etablissements scolaires." Herblay. Retrieved on September 6, 2016.
  2. ^ Home page. Herblay library. Retrieved on September 6, 2016.

External links[edit]

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