Bridge at Villeneuve-la-Garenne by Alfred Sisley
Paris and inner ring départements
|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Alain-Bernard Boulanger|
|Area1||3.2 km2 (1.2 sq mi)|
|• Density||7,700/km2 (20,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||92078 / 92390|
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 commune of Villeneuve-la-Garenne was created on 9 April 1929 by detaching its territory from the commune of Gennevilliers.
Villeneuve-la-Garenne is served by no station of the Paris Métro, RER, or suburban rail network. The closest station to Villeneuve-la-Garenne is Saint-Denis station, which is an interchange station on Paris RER line D and on the Transilien Paris – Nord suburban rail line. This station is located in the commune of Saint-Denis, 0.9 km (0.56 mi) from the town center of Villeneuve-la-Garenne.
Since 15 November 2012, the city is being crossed by a tram (tram 1)
As of January 1, 2011 there were 25,644 residents.
As of the 2015-2016 school year the commune had 1,280 preschool students, 1,973 elementary students, and 1,978 secondary students.
Junior high schools include:
Senior high schools:
The public library is the Bibliothèque Aimé-Césaire.
- "Chiffres clés ." Villeneuve-la-Garenne. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
- "Jeunesse." Villeneuve-la-Garenne. Retrieved on September 9, 2016. "Avec près de 37 % de Villenogarennois de moins de 25 ans,[...]"
- Home. Collège Edouard Manet. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
- Home. Collège Georges Pompidou. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
- Home. Lycée polyvalent Charles Petiet. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
- Home. Lycée Michel Ange. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
- "Bibliothèque Aimé-Césaire." Villeneuve-la-Garenne. Retrieved on September 9, 2016.
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