Montgeron

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Montgeron
The town hall of Montgeron
The town hall of Montgeron
Coat of arms of Montgeron
Coat of arms
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location of Montgeron
Montgeron is located in France
Montgeron
Montgeron
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Montgeron is located in Île-de-France (region)
Montgeron
Montgeron
Montgeron (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 48°42′14″N 2°27′38″E / 48.7039°N 2.4605°E / 48.7039; 2.4605Coordinates: 48°42′14″N 2°27′38″E / 48.7039°N 2.4605°E / 48.7039; 2.4605
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentEssonne
ArrondissementÉvry
CantonDraveil and Vigneux-sur-Seine
IntercommunalityCA Val d'Yerres Val de Seine
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Sylvie Carillon (LR)
Area
1
11.22 km2 (4.33 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
23,163
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
91421 /91230
Elevation31–812,538 m (102–2,665,807 ft)
(avg. 32 m or 105 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.

Montgeron (French pronunciation: ​[mɔ̃ʒəʁɔ̃]) is a commune in the southeastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 18.5 km (11.5 mi) from the center of Paris.

Inhabitants of Montgeron are known as Montgeronnais.

The café Au Reveil Matin at 22 Avenue Jean Jaurès was the departure point of the first Tour de France in 1903.

Transport[edit]

Montgeron is served by Montgeron – Crosne station on Paris RER line D.

Miscellaneous[edit]

The local school (J-C Gatinot) was decorated by painter Maurice Boitel. The engraver Paul-Marcel Dammann (1885–1939) was born and died in Montgeron.

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