Choisy-le-Roi

Choisy-le-Roi (French pronunciation: [ʃwazi lə ʁwa] (About this soundlisten)) is a commune in the Val-de-Marne department in the southeastern suburbs of Paris, 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
Paris and inner ring departments
Choisy-le-Roi is located in Île-de-France (region)
Choisy-le-Roi
Choisy-le-Roi
Choisy-le-Roi (Île-de-France (region))
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. 2018)[2]
46,154
 • 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.

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[3] and INSEE (1968-2017)[4]

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:[5]

.[8]

There is a private school serving elementary to senior high school, groupe scolaire Saint André Choisy-le-Roi.[11]

PersonalitiesEdit

International relationsEdit

Choisy-le-Roi is twinned with:[12]

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 7 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 Choisy-le-Roi, EHESS. (in French)
  4. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE
  5. ^ "Les établissements scolaires." Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  6. ^ Home page. Collège Emile Zola. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  7. ^ Collège Jules Vallès." Ministry of Education of France. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  8. ^ Home. Collège Henri Matisse. Collège Paul Klee Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  9. ^ Home Archived 2016-09-14 at the Wayback Machine. Lycée Professionnel Jean Macé Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  10. ^ Home. Lycée des métiers Jacques Brel. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  11. ^ Home. Groupe scolaire Saint André Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved on September 10, 2016.
  12. ^ "Les jumelages". choisyleroi.fr (in French). Choisy-le-Roi. Retrieved 2019-11-20.

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