Pontoise

Pontoise (French pronunciation: [pɔ̃twaz]) is a commune in the northwestern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 28.4 km (17.6 mi) from the centre of Paris, in the "new town" of Cergy-Pontoise.

Pontoise
A view of the cathedral of Saint-Maclou, from the Garden of Five Senses, on the promontory of the castle
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Location of Pontoise
Pontoise
Location (in red) within Paris inner and outer suburbs
Pontoise
Pontoise (Île-de-France (region))
Coordinates: 49°03′06″N 2°06′06″E
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentVal-d'Oise
ArrondissementPontoise
CantonPontoise
IntercommunalityCergy-Pontoise
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Stéphanie Von Euw
Area
1
7.15 km2 (2.76 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
31,422
  Density4,400/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
95500 /95300
Elevation22–87 m (72–285 ft)
(avg. 27 m or 89 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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