Choisy-le-Roi

Choisy-le-Roi (French pronunciation: [ʃwazi lə ʁwa] (listen)) is a commune in the Val-de-Marne department, in the southeastern suburbs of Paris, Île-de-France.

Choisy-le-Roi
The town hall of Choisy-le-Roi
The town hall of Choisy-le-Roi
Coat of arms of Choisy-le-Roi
Paris and inner ring departments
Paris and inner ring departments
Location of Choisy-le-Roi
Choisy-le-Roi is located in France
Choisy-le-Roi
Choisy-le-Roi
Choisy-le-Roi is located in Île-de-France (region)
Choisy-le-Roi
Choisy-le-Roi
Coordinates: 48°45′47″N 2°24′32″E / 48.763°N 2.409°E / 48.763; 2.409Coordinates: 48°45′47″N 2°24′32″E / 48.763°N 2.409°E / 48.763; 2.409
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentVal-de-Marne
ArrondissementL'Haÿ-les-Roses
CantonChoisy-le-Roi
IntercommunalityGrand Paris
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Tonino Panetta[1]
Area
1
5.43 km2 (2.10 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
46,150
 • Density8,500/km2 (22,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
94022 /94600
Elevation31–49 m (102–161 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Choisy-le-Roi is located 10.7 km (6.6 mi) southeast from the center of Paris, on both banks of the river Seine. The neighbouring communes are, from the north and clockwise: Vitry-sur-Seine, Alfortville, Créteil, Valenton, Villeneuve-Saint-Georges, Orly and Thiais.

ClimateEdit

Choisy-le-Roi has a oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). The average annual temperature in Choisy-le-Roi is 12.7 °C (54.9 °F). The average annual rainfall is 607.2 mm (23.91 in) with December as the wettest month. The temperatures are highest on average in July, at around 21.0 °C (69.8 °F), and lowest in January, at around 5.3 °C (41.5 °F). The highest temperature ever recorded in Choisy-le-Roi was 41.7 °C (107.1 °F) on 25 July 2019; the coldest temperature ever recorded was −11.5 °C (11.3 °F) on 1 January 1997.

Climate data for Choisy-le-Roi (1991−2020 normals, extremes 1988−2021)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 16.0
(60.8)
21.2
(70.2)
26.2
(79.2)
29.6
(85.3)
33.3
(91.9)
37.5
(99.5)
41.7
(107.1)
40.5
(104.9)
35.3
(95.5)
28.9
(84.0)
21.0
(69.8)
17.0
(62.6)
41.7
(107.1)
Average high °C (°F) 7.7
(45.9)
8.9
(48.0)
12.8
(55.0)
16.9
(62.4)
20.5
(68.9)
23.8
(74.8)
26.2
(79.2)
26.2
(79.2)
21.9
(71.4)
16.6
(61.9)
11.1
(52.0)
8.1
(46.6)
16.7
(62.1)
Daily mean °C (°F) 5.3
(41.5)
5.8
(42.4)
8.8
(47.8)
12.1
(53.8)
15.6
(60.1)
18.9
(66.0)
21.0
(69.8)
20.9
(69.6)
17.2
(63.0)
12.9
(55.2)
8.4
(47.1)
5.7
(42.3)
12.7
(54.9)
Average low °C (°F) 2.8
(37.0)
2.7
(36.9)
4.8
(40.6)
7.3
(45.1)
10.7
(51.3)
13.9
(57.0)
15.8
(60.4)
15.6
(60.1)
12.5
(54.5)
9.2
(48.6)
5.6
(42.1)
3.3
(37.9)
8.7
(47.7)
Record low °C (°F) −11.5
(11.3)
−9.5
(14.9)
−7.0
(19.4)
−1.0
(30.2)
1.0
(33.8)
6.0
(42.8)
8.0
(46.4)
7.5
(45.5)
4.0
(39.2)
−1.0
(30.2)
−7.0
(19.4)
−8.0
(17.6)
−11.5
(11.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 49.5
(1.95)
43.3
(1.70)
43.3
(1.70)
44.7
(1.76)
58.6
(2.31)
54.5
(2.15)
53.0
(2.09)
52.5
(2.07)
43.2
(1.70)
51.6
(2.03)
52.7
(2.07)
60.3
(2.37)
607.2
(23.91)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) 10.8 9.6 9.7 8.6 9.2 8.4 7.4 7.6 7.5 9.7 10.9 12.1 111.3
Source: Météo-France[3]

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1793 1,150—    
1800 990−2.12%
1806 1,383+5.73%
1821 1,320−0.31%
1831 3,055+8.75%
1836 3,110+0.36%
1841 3,119+0.06%
1846 3,612+2.98%
1851 3,271−1.96%
1856 3,907+3.62%
1861 4,648+3.53%
1866 5,172+2.16%
1872 5,099−0.24%
1876 5,821+3.37%
1881 6,978+3.69%
1886 7,853+2.39%
1891 8,449+1.47%
1896 9,909+3.24%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1901 11,607+3.21%
1906 13,067+2.40%
1911 15,908+4.01%
1921 20,309+2.47%
1926 23,634+3.08%
1931 27,584+3.14%
1936 28,476+0.64%
1946 27,333−0.41%
1954 31,789+1.91%
1962 41,522+3.40%
1968 41,440−0.03%
1975 38,705−0.97%
1982 35,476−1.24%
1990 34,068−0.50%
1999 34,336+0.09%
2007 37,165+0.99%
2012 41,507+2.23%
2017 45,331+1.78%
Source: EHESS[4] and INSEE (1968-2017)[5]

TransportEdit

Choisy-le-Roi is served by Choisy-le-Roi station on Paris RER line C. It is also served by Créteil-Pompadour station on Paris RER line D.

EducationEdit

Public schools include:[6]

There is a private school serving elementary to senior high school, groupe scolaire Saint André Choisy-le-Roi.[12]

PersonalitiesEdit

International relationsEdit

Choisy-le-Roi is twinned with:[13]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ "Fiche Climatologique Statistiques 1991-2020 et records" (PDF). Météo-France. Retrieved August 24, 2022.
  4. ^ Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui: Commune data sheet Choisy-le-Roi, EHESS. (in French)
  5. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE
  6. ^ "Les établissements scolaires." Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  7. ^ Home page. Collège Emile Zola. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  8. ^ Collège Jules Vallès." Ministry of Education of France. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  9. ^ Home. Collège Henri Matisse. Collège Paul Klee Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  10. ^ Home Archived 2016-09-14 at the Wayback Machine. Lycée Professionnel Jean Macé Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  11. ^ Home. Lycée des métiers Jacques Brel. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  12. ^ Home. Groupe scolaire Saint André Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  13. ^ "Les jumelages". choisyleroi.fr (in French). Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved 2019-11-20.

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