The church in Us
|Intercommunality||Trois Vallées du Vexin|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Édith Andouvlie|
|Area1||10.98 km2 (4.24 sq mi)|
|• Density||120/km2 (300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||95625 /95450|
|Elevation||40–55 m (131–180 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.
The village lies in a rural setting in the valley of the River Viosne, some 40 km north-west of Paris, within the Vexin Regional Nature Park. The commune is bordered by those of Ableiges, Marines, Santeuil, and Vigny. The nearest shopping centre is at Marines.
- The church of Notre-Dame, parts of which date from the 13th century.
- The 19th-century Château de Dampont and its park.
Us is located next to a village called Marines. In the surrounding area, both villages are indicated with signs showing both names listed, which reads as "US MARINES". A regular joke in the region is to make people believe that these signs indicate a nearby U.S Marine Corps base.
- "Le village d'Us lance un appel aux dons pour son école maternelle". Le Parisien. 2016-06-07. Retrieved 2016-09-06. (Archive)
- Official site (in French)
- Mérimée database - Cultural heritage (in French)
- Land use (IAURIF) (in English)
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