Champs-sur-Marne

Champs-sur-Marne (French pronunciation: [ʃɑ̃ syʁ maʁn] (audio speaker iconlisten)) is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 18.2 km (11.3 mi) from the center of Paris, in the Seine-et-Marne Departments of France in the Île-de-France region.

Champs-sur-Marne
Château of Champs-sur-Marne
Coat of arms of Champs-sur-Marne
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location of Champs-sur-Marne
Champs-sur-Marne is located in France
Champs-sur-Marne
Champs-sur-Marne
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Champs-sur-Marne is located in Île-de-France (region)
Champs-sur-Marne
Champs-sur-Marne
Champs-sur-Marne (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 48°51′10″N 2°36′10″E / 48.8529°N 2.6027°E / 48.8529; 2.6027Coordinates: 48°51′10″N 2°36′10″E / 48.8529°N 2.6027°E / 48.8529; 2.6027
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentSeine-et-Marne
ArrondissementTorcy
CantonChamps-sur-Marne
IntercommunalityCA Paris - Vallée de la Marne
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Maud Tallet[1]
Area
1
7.35 km2 (2.84 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
25,610
 • Density3,500/km2 (9,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
77083 /77420
Elevation38–106 m (125–348 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The commune of Champs-sur-Marne is part of the Val Maubuée sector, one of the four sectors in the "new town" of Marne-la-Vallée.

HistoryEdit

Originally called simply Champs, the name of the commune became officially Champs-sur-Marne (meaning "Fields upon Marne") on 9 April 1962.

DemographicsEdit

The inhabitants are often referred to as Campésiens.

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1793 333—    
1800 303−1.34%
1806 315+0.65%
1821 330+0.31%
1831 455+3.26%
1836 522+2.79%
1841 443−3.23%
1846 493+2.16%
1851 445−2.03%
1856 494+2.11%
1861 580+3.26%
1866 700+3.83%
1872 710+0.24%
1876 813+3.44%
1881 929+2.70%
1886 1,106+3.55%
1891 1,356+4.16%
1896 1,558+2.82%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1901 1,633+0.94%
1906 1,786+1.81%
1911 1,797+0.12%
1921 1,580−1.28%
1926 1,674+1.16%
1931 2,162+5.25%
1936 2,622+3.93%
1946 2,310−1.26%
1954 2,918+2.96%
1962 3,793+3.33%
1968 4,446+2.68%
1975 5,095+1.97%
1982 16,739+18.52%
1990 21,611+3.24%
1999 24,553+1.43%
2007 24,333−0.11%
2012 24,663+0.27%
2017 25,041+0.30%
Source: EHESS[3] and INSEE (1968-2017)[4]

Twin townsEdit

Champs-sur-Marne is twinned with Bradley Stoke in Bristol in the United Kingdom[5] and Quart de Poblet in Spain.

TransportEdit

Champs-sur-Marne is served by Noisy – Champs station on Paris RER line  .

EducationEdit

 
Collège Armand Lanoux, one of three junior high schools in the commune

As of 2016 the commune has ten preschools with 1,138 students combined,[6] and ten elementary schools with 1,729 students combined.[7]

The commune has three junior high schools, Armand Lanoux, Jean Weiner, and Pablo Picasso; and there is an additional junior high school in a surrounding commune, Le Luzard in Noisiel. There are 1,799 junior high school students combined.[8] The commune has one senior high school, Lycée René Descartes.[9]

Nearby senior high schools:[9]

There are also vocational high schools in Chelles, Thorigny, and Torcy.

Tertiary education:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 11 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.
  3. ^ Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui: Commune data sheet Champs-sur-Marne, EHESS. (in French)
  4. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE
  5. ^ Twinning Association , Anne Clark, Chair of Bradley Stoke Twinning Association in 2009
  6. ^ "Maternelle." Champs-sur-Marne. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.
  7. ^ "L'école élémentaire." Champs-sur-Marne. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.
  8. ^ "Le collège." Champs-sur-Marne. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.
  9. ^ a b "Le lycée." Champs-sur-Marne. Retrieved on September 3, 2016.

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