Rosny-sous-Bois war memorial

Coat of arms

Paris and inner ring departments
Coordinates: 48°52′00″N 2°29′00″E / 48.8667°N 2.4833°E / 48.8667; 2.4833Coordinates: 48°52′00″N 2°29′00″E / 48.8667°N 2.4833°E / 48.8667; 2.4833
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Seine-Saint-Denis
Arrondissement Bobigny
Canton Rosny-sous-Bois
  Mayor Claude Capillon
Area1 5.91 km2 (2.28 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 41,565
  Density 7,000/km2 (18,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 93064 / 93110
Elevation 45–116 m (148–381 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.

Rosny-sous-Bois is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 10.1 km (6.3 mi) from the center of Paris.

It is the seat of the national centre of road information of the national gendarmerie.


The arms of Rosny-sous-Bois are blazoned :

Azure, an eagle rampant argent, holding in his right talon an olive branch palewise Or.


Rosny-sous-Bois is served by two stations on Paris RER line E: Rosny – Bois-Perrier and Rosny-sous-Bois.


The commune has seven public primary school groups, with each having a preschool (maternelle) and an elementary school. There is also a private Montessori French-English bilingual primary school, Ecole maternelle privée « Les merveilles ».[1]

Secondary schools:[2]


See also


  1. "Groupes scolaires." Rosny-sous-Bois. Retrieved on September 8, 2016.
  2. "Collèges et Lycées." Rosny-sous-Bois. Retrieved on September 8, 2016.
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