Grenoble-Alpes Métropole

Grenoble-Alpes Métropole is the métropole, an intercommunal structure, centred on the city of Grenoble. It is located in the Isère department, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, eastern France. It was created in January 2015, replacing the previous Communauté d'agglomération de Grenoble.[1] Its population was 451,752 in 2014, of which 163,625 in Grenoble proper.[2]

Grenoble-Alpes Métropole
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
No. of communes49
Established2015
SeatGrenoble
Government
 • PresidentChristophe Ferrari (PS)
 • Term of office2015 - present
Area
 • Total541.17 km2 (208.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total451,752
 • Density835/km2 (2,160/sq mi)
Websitewww.lametro.fr

CommunesEdit

The 49 communes of the metropolis are:[1][2][3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Décret n° 2014-1601 du 23 décembre 2014 portant création de la métropole dénommée « Grenoble-Alpes Métropole » | Legifrance". Retrieved 2017-06-29.
  2. ^ a b BANATIC, Périmètre des EPCI à fiscalité propre. Accessed 2017-06-28.
  3. ^ INSEE

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 45°11′N 5°43′E / 45.19°N 5.72°E / 45.19; 5.72