Last modified: 2002-01-18 by ivan sache
Keywords: val-de-marne | ile-de-france |
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Traditional province: Ile-de-France
Bordering departments: Paris, Seine-et-Marne, Essonne, Hauts-de-Seine
Area: 245 km2
Population (1995): 1,234,700 inhabitants
Sous-préfectures: L'Haÿ-les-Roses, Nogent-sur-Marne
Subdivisions: 3 arrondissements, 49 cantons, 47 communes.
The department is named after the river Marne (525 km),
tributary of Seine.
It was created in 1964 when the former departments of Seine (75) and Seine-et-Oise (78) were divided.