Orly

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Orly
The church of Saint-Germain-de-Paris, in Orly
The church of Saint-Germain-de-Paris, in Orly
Coat of arms of Orly
Coat of arms
Paris and inner ring departments
Paris and inner ring departments
Location of Orly
Orly is located in France
Orly
Orly
Paris and inner ring departments
Orly is located in Île-de-France (region)
Orly
Orly
Orly (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 48°44′38″N 2°23′34″E / 48.7439°N 2.3928°E / 48.7439; 2.3928Coordinates: 48°44′38″N 2°23′34″E / 48.7439°N 2.3928°E / 48.7439; 2.3928
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentVal-de-Marne
ArrondissementCréteil
CantonOrly
IntercommunalityGrand Paris
Government
 • MayorChristine Janodet
Area
1
6.69 km2 (2.58 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
23,621
 • Density3,500/km2 (9,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
94054 /94310
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Orly is a commune in the southern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 12.7 km (7.9 mi) from the center of Paris.

The name of Orly came from Latin Aureliacum, "the villa of Aurelius".

Orly Airport partially lies on the territory of the commune of Orly,[2] which gave its name to the airport.

Transport[edit]

Orly is served by two stations on Paris RER line C: Les Saules and Orly – Ville.

Education[edit]

Schools in Orly:[3]

  • Preschools (écoles maternelles): Cité Jardins, Jean Moulin, Joliot-Curie, Marcel Cachin, Noyer-Grenot, Paul Eluard, Romain Rolland
  • Elementary schools (écoles élémentaires): Cité Jardins, Centre, Jean Moulin, Joliot-Curie, Marcel Cachin A and B, Paul Eluard A and B, Romain Rolland A and B
  • Junior high schools: Collège Dorval and Collège Desnos
  • One senior high school/sixth-form college: Lycée des métiers Armand Guillaumin

Lycée Guillaume Apollinaire, a senior high/sixth-form in Thiais; and Lycée Georges Brassens, a senior high/sixth-form in Villeneuve-le-Roi, are nearby.[3]

Personalities[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Plan d'Orly" (PDF). Mairie-Orly. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-11-18. Retrieved 2009-10-06. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. ^ a b "Etablissements scolaires." Orly. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.

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