The main street in Marly-le-Roi
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Jean-Yves Perrot 2013|
|Area1||6.54 km2 (2.53 sq mi)|
|• Density||2,600/km2 (6,700/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||78372 / 78160|
|Elevation||48–179 m (157–587 ft)
(avg. 127 m or 417 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.
Marly-le-Roi was the location of the Château de Marly, the famous leisure residence of the Sun King Louis XIV which was destroyed after the French Revolution. The park of the now destroyed château has been restored with its waterways and lawns.
The inhabitants are called Marlychois or less commonly Marlésiens.
Twin towns – Sister cities
Marly-le-Roi is twinned with:
- Gura Humorului, Romania
- Kita, Mali
- Leichlingen, Germany
- Marlow, United Kingdom
- Viseu, Portugal
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