Luzarches
The Church of Saint-Côme-Saint-Damien, in Luzarches
The Church of Saint-Côme-Saint-Damien, in Luzarches
Coat of arms of Luzarches
Location of Luzarches
Luzarches is located in France
Luzarches
Luzarches
Luzarches is located in Île-de-France (region)
Luzarches
Luzarches
Coordinates: 49°06′49″N 2°25′24″E / 49.1136°N 2.4233°E / 49.1136; 2.4233Coordinates: 49°06′49″N 2°25′24″E / 49.1136°N 2.4233°E / 49.1136; 2.4233
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentVal-d'Oise
ArrondissementSarcelles
CantonFosses
IntercommunalityCarnelle Pays-de-France
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Michel Mansoux[1]
Area
1
20.49 km2 (7.91 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
4,733
 • Density230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
95352 /95270
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Luzarches (French pronunciation: [lyzaʁʃ] (listen)) is a commune in the Val-d'Oise department in Île-de-France in northern France. Luzarches station has rail connections to Sarcelles and Paris.

Just south of the town is a monument on the D316, which commemorates the closest distance to Paris that German units reached during the advance westwards in September 1914.[3]

Twin towns

References

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 7 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ Worcester, Kimball. "Closest to Paris?". roadstothegreatwar-ww1.blogspot.com. Retrieved 4 October 2018.