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Coordinates: 48°47′56″N 2°36′22″E / 48.79889°N 2.60611°E / 48.79889; 2.60611

Commune of Pontault-Combault

Location
Pontault-Combault map.png
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Coordinates 48°47′56″N 2°36′22″E / 48.79889°N 2.60611°E / 48.79889; 2.60611
Administration
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Seine-et-Marne
Arrondissement Torcy
Canton Pontault-Combault
Mayor Monique Delessard
(2008&n–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 87–113 m (290–370 ft)
Land area1 13.64 km2 (5.27 sq mi)
Population2 334,798  (2006)
 - Density 24,545 /km2 (63,570 /sq mi)
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 77373/ 77340
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population sans doubles comptes: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Pontault-Combault (French pronunciation: [pɔ̃tokɔ̃bo]) is a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France. It is located in the eastern suburbs of Paris 19.8 km (12.3 mi). (12.3 miles) from the center.

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History

The commune of Pontault-Combault was created in 1839 by the merger of the commune of Pontault with the commune of Combault. The commune town hall (mairie) is located in Combault.

Before this merger, the commune of Pontault had already annexed the commune of Berchères at the time of the French Revolution.

Transport

Pontault-Combault is served by Émerainville – Pontault-Combault station on Paris RER line Paris rer E jms.svg.

Demographics

The inhabitants are called Pontellois-Combalusiens.

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