Gournay-sur-Marne

Gournay-sur-Marne (French pronunciation: [ɡuʁnɛ syʁ maʁn] (About this soundlisten), literally Gournay on Marne) is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France in the Seine-Saint-Denis department. It is located 16.4 km (10.2 mi) from the center of Paris.

Gournay-sur-Marne
Gournay-sur-Marne town hall
Gournay-sur-Marne town hall
Coat of arms of Gournay-sur-Marne
Coat of arms
Paris and inner ring departments
Paris and inner ring departments
Location of Gournay-sur-Marne
Gournay-sur-Marne is located in France
Gournay-sur-Marne
Gournay-sur-Marne
Paris and inner ring departments
Gournay-sur-Marne is located in Île-de-France (region)
Gournay-sur-Marne
Gournay-sur-Marne
Gournay-sur-Marne (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 48°51′38″N 2°34′38″E / 48.8606°N 2.5772°E / 48.8606; 2.5772Coordinates: 48°51′38″N 2°34′38″E / 48.8606°N 2.5772°E / 48.8606; 2.5772
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentSeine-Saint-Denis
ArrondissementLe Raincy
CantonNoisy-le-Grand
IntercommunalityGrand Paris
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Éric Schlegel
Area
1
1.68 km2 (0.65 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
6,878
 • Density4,100/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

HeraldryEdit


The arms of Gournay-sur-Marne are blazoned :
Azure, a 3 arched bridge Or masoned sable, between 2 fleurs de lys Or and on a base engrailed (river) argent, a fish azure; overall on an inescutcheon argent, 2 bends azure.
motto: Per fontem ad fortunam (spring to fortune)

TransportEdit

Gournay-sur-Marne is served by no station of the Paris Métro, RER, or suburban rail network. The closest station to Gournay-sur-Marne is Chelles – Gournay station on Paris RER line E and on the Transilien Paris – Est suburban rail line. This station is located in the neighboring commune of Chelles, 1.3 km (0.81 mi) from the town center of Gournay-sur-Marne.

EducationEdit

The commune has two schools, École maternelle du château,[2] and École élémentaire "Les pâquerettes".[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  2. ^ "École maternelle du château." Gournay-sur-Marne. Retrieved on September 7, 2016.
  3. ^ "École élémentaire "Les pâquerettes"." Gournay-sur-Marne. Retrieved on September 7, 2016.

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