Argenteuil

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Argenteuil
Location (in reid) within Paris inner an ooter suburbs
Location (in reid) within Paris inner an ooter suburbs
Coordinates: 48°57′00″N 2°15′00″E / 48.9500°N 2.2500°E / 48.9500; 2.2500Coordinates: 48°57′00″N 2°15′00″E / 48.9500°N 2.2500°E / 48.9500; 2.2500
Kintra Fraunce
Region Île-de-France
Depairtment Val-d'Oise
Arrondissement Argenteuil
Intercommunality Argenteuil - Bezons
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Doucet
Area1 17.22 km2 (6.65 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 103,250
 • Density 6,000/km2 (16,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 95018 /95100
Elevation 21–167 m (69–548 ft)
(avg. 42 m or 138 ft)

1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries.

2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Argenteuil (French pronunciation: ​[aʁʒɑ̃tœj]) is a commune in the northwastren suburbs o Paris, Fraunce. It is locatit 12.3 km (7.6 mi) frae the center o Paris. Argenteuil is a sub-prefectur o the Val-d'Oise depairtment, the seat o the arrondissement o Argenteuil.

Argenteuil is the seicont maist populous commune in the suburbs o Paris (efter Boulogne-Billancourt) an the maist populous ane in the Val-d'Oise depairtment, altho it is nae its prefectur, which is shared atween the communes o Cergy an Pontoise.