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Caluire-et-Cuire

Caluire et Cuire
Commune
City hall
City hall
Coat of arms of Caluire et Cuire
Coat of arms
Caluire et Cuire is located in France
Caluire et Cuire
Caluire et Cuire
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Caluire et Cuire is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Caluire et Cuire
Caluire et Cuire
Coordinates: 45°47′43″N 4°50′50″E / 45.7953°N 4.8472°E / 45.7953; 4.8472
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
MetropolisMetropolis of Lyon
ArrondissementLyon
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Cochet (UMP)
Area110.45 km2 (4.03 sq mi)
Population (2012)242,038
 • Density4,000/km2 (10,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code69034 /69300
Elevation165–275 m (541–902 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Caluire et Cuire is a commune in the Metropolis of Lyon in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in eastern France.

It is the fifth-largest suburb of the city of Lyon, and lies 4 km north-by-east of Lyon.[1]

Quarters

  • Le Bourg
  • Vassieux
  • Cuire-le-Bas (quarter)
  • Cuire-le-Haut (quarter)
  • Saint-Clair
  • Le Vernay
  • Montessuy
  • Bissardon

See also

References

  1. ^ Wikisource Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Caluire-et-Cuire". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.

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