Marly-le-Roi

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Marly-le-Roi
The main street in Marly-le-Roi
The main street in Marly-le-Roi
Coat of arms of Marly-le-Roi
Coat of arms
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location of Marly-le-Roi
Marly-le-Roi is located in France
Marly-le-Roi
Marly-le-Roi
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Marly-le-Roi is located in Île-de-France (region)
Marly-le-Roi
Marly-le-Roi
Marly-le-Roi (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 48°52′03″N 2°05′41″E / 48.8675°N 2.0947°E / 48.8675; 2.0947Coordinates: 48°52′03″N 2°05′41″E / 48.8675°N 2.0947°E / 48.8675; 2.0947
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentYvelines
ArrondissementSaint-Germain-en-Laye
CantonChatou
IntercommunalityCA Saint Germain Boucles Seine
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Yves Perrot
Area
1
6.54 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
16,661
 • Density2,500/km2 (6,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
78372 /78160
Elevation48–179 m (157–587 ft)
(avg. 127 m or 417 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Marly-le-Roi is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France. It is located in the western suburbs of Paris, 18.4 km (11.4 mi) from the centre of Paris.

Marly-le-Roi was the location of the Château de Marly, the famous leisure residence of the Sun King Louis XIV which was destroyed after the French Revolution. The Marly-le-Roi National Estate and Park now occupies much of the grounds of the former château, including restored waterways and lawns.

Demographics[edit]

The inhabitants are called Marlychois or less commonly Marlésiens.

Transport[edit]

Marly-le-Roi is served by Marly-le-Roi station on the Transilien Paris – Saint-Lazare suburban rail line.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Marly-le-Roi is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Marlow Town Twinning Association
  3. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11.