Pontoise

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Pontoise
A view o the cathedral o Saint-Maclou, frae the Gairden o Five Senses, on the promontory o the castle
A view o the cathedral o Saint-Maclou, frae the Gairden o Five Senses, on the promontory o the castle
Coat o airms o Pontoise
Coat o airms
Location (in reid) within Paris inner an ooter suburbs
Location (in reid) within Paris inner an ooter suburbs
Coordinates: 49°03′06″N 2°06′06″E / 49.0516°N 02.1017°E / 49.0516; 02.1017Coordinates: 49°03′06″N 2°06′06″E / 49.0516°N 02.1017°E / 49.0516; 02.1017
Kintra Fraunce
Region Île-de-France
Depairtment Val-d'Oise
Arrondissement Pontoise
Canton Pontoise
Intercommunality Cergy-Pontoise
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Philippe Houillon
Area1 7.15 km2 (2.76 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 29,885
 • Density 4,200/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 95500 /95300
Elevation 22–87 m (72–285 ft)
(avg. 27 m or 89 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.

Pontoise is a commune in the northwastren suburbs o Paris, Fraunce. It is locatit 28.4 km (17.6 mi) frae the centre o Paris, in the "new toun" o Cergy-Pontoise.