Cerny, Essonne

Cerny is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France. It is 53 km South of Paris.

Cerny
The town hall of Cerny
The town hall of Cerny
Coat of arms of Cerny
Coat of arms
Location of Cerny
Cerny is located in France
Cerny
Cerny
Cerny is located in Île-de-France (region)
Cerny
Cerny
Coordinates: 48°28′35″N 2°19′45″E / 48.4763°N 2.3291°E / 48.4763; 2.3291Coordinates: 48°28′35″N 2°19′45″E / 48.4763°N 2.3291°E / 48.4763; 2.3291
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentEssonne
ArrondissementÉtampes
CantonÉtampes
IntercommunalityVal d'Essonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Claire Chambaret-Grzeskowiak
Area
1
17.13 km2 (6.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
3,336
 • Density190/km2 (500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
91129 /91590
Elevation52–152 m (171–499 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It has an airfield named Aérodrome de Cerny-La-Ferté-Allais, including an airplane museum.[2]

Inhabitants of Cerny are known as Cernois.

Architectural heritageEdit

Saint-Pierre Church, from the 13th century, was awarded as a historical monument 10 February 1948 Château de Villiers: the castle of Villiers is given by François I to Jean de Selve, after de Selve negotiated the Madrid treaty in 1526

Notable people from this communeEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ Amicale Jean-Baptiste Salis website Archived November 12, 2008, at the Wayback Machine

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