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Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Villennes-sur-Seine
Coat of arms
Villennes-sur-Seine is located in France
Coordinates: 48°56′23″N 1°59′55″E / 48.9397°N 1.9986°E / 48.9397; 1.9986Coordinates: 48°56′23″N 1°59′55″E / 48.9397°N 1.9986°E / 48.9397; 1.9986
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Yvelines
Arrondissement Saint-Germain-en-Laye
Canton Poissy-Nord
 • Mayor (2001–2008) François Gourdon
Area1 5.17 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 5,143
 • Density 990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 78672 /78670
Elevation 19–132 m (62–433 ft)
(avg. 19 m or 62 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.

Villennes-sur-Seine is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France in north-central France.

Villennes-sur-Seine is located in the Seine Valley just 30 km/20 miles west of Paris. The charming leafy village offers bed and breakfast a rural and relaxed atmosphere while being only a 22-minute train ride away from Paris. The village itself offers an eleventh-century church and ancient grottos. Easy train or auto access allows visitors to reach Versailles, Central Paris and other destinations in the city in just minutes.

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