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Traditional province: Ile-de-France
Bordering departments: Eure, Oise, Seine-et-Marne, Yvelines, Hauts-de-Seine, Seine-Saint-Denis
Area: 1,246 km2
Population (1995): 1,108,400 inhabitants
Sous-préfectures: Argenteuil, Montmorency
Subdivisions: 3 arrondissements, 39 cantons, 185 communes.
The department is named after the river Oise (302 km),
tributary of Seine.
It was created in 1964 when the former department of Seine-et-Oise (78) was divided.
by Jaume Ollé